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Ca·na·let·to(kăn′ə-lĕt′ō) Originally Giovanni Antonio Canal. 1697-1768.
Italian painter noted for his detailed and precisely proportioned views of Venice.
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(Biography) original name Giovanni Antonio Canale. 1697–1768, Italian painter and etcher, noted particularly for his highly detailed paintings of cities, esp Venice, which are marked by strong contrasts of light and shade
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Ca•na•let•to(ˌkæn lˈɛt oʊ)
Antonio, (Canale), 1697–1768, Italian painter.
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