From the Campo della Maddalena, certainly one of the most typical of Venice, you can see sixteenth century buildings with picturesque chimneys and a sixteenth century well. It is one of the most typical places in the Cannaregio district, right next to the busy Strada Nuova. Click here to see the Campo on Google Street View.
Etching on zync matrix. The techniques used are:
– Aquaforte etching, to get the lines of the drawing
– Aquatint, to get the nuances and give a sense of depth.
Printed with copperplate red ink on rosaspina white paper.
paper, acid, zync plate, red ink