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Imaginary landscape with fountain
 
18th Century
Marco RICCI
Imaginary landscape with fountain
[Capriccio]
c.1720- 30
Oil on parchment
20.3 x 30.3 cm  [HxW]
Private Collection
 

Painter, printmaker and stage designer Marco Ricci was the nephew, pupil and collaborator of Sebastiano Ricci. This imaginary scene demonstrates Ricci’s interest in stage design and shows evidence of his stay in London. He travelled widely evading a charge of murder.

 
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