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Alexander John Ellis 
Venice, Dogana del Mare, & Church of San Maria della Salute 
1841, 16 July, 8.29 - 8.36 am 
  
Daguerreotype 
National Science and Media Museum 
Part of the Ellis group of daguerreotypes, Inventory no: 1890-56-V5 
  
 
LL/75995 
  
Landscape view of Venice from the water showing the Dogana del Mare (customs house) & Church of San Maria della Salute, with more smaller buildings, and gondolas, to the right. A two masted sailing ship is in the foreground to the left with many others behind. The ship has been rocking during the exposure leading to a double image being formed. Gondolas are to the right, tied up at the quay. 
 

 
  
 
  
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