Friday February 28, 2020

Tearing a strip off the great Canaletto

17th March, 2019
The Canaletto staircase in the National Gallery of Ireland, Dublin 2

There’s only a week left to see the Canaletto exhibition from the Royal Collection of Queen Elizabeth II at the National Gallery. But here’s the thing – make sure you enter the gallery from Clare Street, not Merrion Square, otherwise you’ll miss the spectacular Canaletto staircase.

Executed by Dublin design agency Design Works, the first full-scale use of an image on the stairs was for Vermeer and the Masters...

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