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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1965.413
People
Marco Ricci, Italian (Belluno 1676 - 1729 Venice)
Title
Three Men Resting Near a Pyramid
Classification
Drawings
Work Type
drawing
Date
18th century
Culture
Italian
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/296482
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Brown ink and brown wash on white antique laid paper
Dimensions
40.9 × 34.2 cm (16 1/8 × 13 7/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • watermark: fleur-de-lis with letters BV below (Mongan-Sachs W. 35)
Provenance
[P. & D. Colnaghi, London] sold; to Paul J. Sachs (by 1929), bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1965
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Meta and Paul J. Sachs
Accession Year
1965
Object Number
1965.413
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Arthur McComb, Exhibition of Italian Painting of the Sei- and Settecento, exh. cat., Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art / Morgan Memorial (Hartford, CT, 1930), no. 47

Agnes Mongan and Paul J. Sachs, Drawings in the Fogg Museum of Art, Harvard University Press (Cambridge, 1940), no. 345, fig. 170

Otto Benesch, Venetian Drawings of the Eighteenth Century in America (New York, NY, 1947), p. 27

Exhibition History

Italian Painting of the Sei and Settecento, Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, 01/22/1930 - 02/05/1930

Unidentified Exhibition, Fitchburg Art Centre, 1932, Fitchburg Art Museum, 01/01/1932 - 12/31/1932

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