A landscape with harvesters watched by men on horseback, a castle beyond

Signature: Signed and dated 'Ricci anno del 1720' (verso, laid down), and inscribed 'paese' (recto).

PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF NANCY COHN AND ALLAN KATZ

Baron Dominique-Vivant Denon (L.779), with his mount; Paris, 1 May 1826, part of lot 553 ('Cinq paysages, par Marco Ricci et Guardi, les uns à la plume, les autres à la plume et au lavis').

Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 12 January 1995, lot 49, where acquired by the present owner.

About Marco Ricci

Italian, 1676-1730, Belluno, Italy, based in Venice, Italy