The Fountain and the Obelisk

1744
John Baptist Jackson (English, 1701–1780), Painted by Marco Ricci (Italian, 1676–1729)


Catalogue Raisonné

Nagler 25, Artist's trial proof

Accession Number

54.1067

Medium or Technique

Woodcut printed from six blocks in blue, two shades of green, and three shades of gray (Chiaroscuro woodcut)

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

After a painting by Marco Ricci Italy, 1676-1730.

Provenance

W. G. Russell Allen (1882-1955, Boston), by whom given to MFA, 10/14/1954

Credit Line

Gift of W. G. Russell Allen