Landscape with a Village and a Square Tower

about 1723-1729
Marco Ricci (Italian, 1676–1729)


Catalogue Raisonné

Succi 01, iii/iv; Bartsch 1

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.4 x 43.2 cm (11 9/16 x 17 in.) Platemark: 29.2 x 42.9 cm (11 1/2 x 16 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.902

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From Suite of Landscapes. Plate 1 of a series of 20 landscape etchings of his native Belluno , published by Carlo Orsolini in Venice the year after Ricci’s death.

Markings

Verso, center, stamped in brown ink, the mark of the MFA (Lugt 282)

Provenance

Prince Liechtenstein (not in Lugt); Pater A. Wick, Boston (1920-2004); his gift to the MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

Gift of Peter A. Wick