Landscape with Two Men Killing a Snake

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Succi 16, iv/v; Bartsch 16

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.1 x 35.5 cm (9 7/8 x 14 in.)(trimmed on the platemark or with thread margins)

Accession Number

55.911

Medium or Technique

Etching

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

From Suite of Landscapes, plate 16

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