Landscape witha Birdcatcher

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Succi 06, iii/iv; Bartsch 6

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 x 43 cm (11 5/8 x 16 15/16 in.)(trimmed on the platemark, with thread margins in places)

Accession Number

55.906

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From Suite of Landscapes, plate 6

Signed

Etched in plate at lower right of image: MR f
Etched in plate (cut away but mounted in mat): Mar. Ricci In. et fec.

Markings

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

Provenance

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

Credit Line

Gift of Peter A. Wick