Class [controlled]: paintings European art
*Work Type [link]: painting
*Title: Landscape with Classical Ruins and Figures Title Type: repository
*Creator Display: Marco Ricci (Venetian, 1676-1730), figures by Sebastiano Ricci (Venetian, 1659-1734)
*Role [link]: painter Extent [controlled]: landscape architecture [link]: Ricci, Marco
*Role [link]: painter Extent [controlled]: figures [link]: Ricci, Sebastiano
*Creation Date: ca. 1725-1730 [controlled]: Earliest: 1720 Latest: 1735
*Subject [links]: landscape ruins human figures Dionysos (Greek deity) Classical architecture obelisk
Culture [link]: Italian
*Current Location [link]: J. Paul Getty Museum (Los Angeles, California, USA) ID: 70.PA.33
*Measurements: 123.2 x 161.3 cm (48 1/2 x 63 1/2 inches)
[controlled]: Value: 123.2 Unit: cm Type: height | Value: 161.3 Unit: cm Type: width
*Materials and Techniques: oil on canvas
Material [links]: oil paint canvas Technique [links]: painting
Description: In this fantastic vista, Marco Ricci combined ancient Roman monuments, such as an obelisk, sections of temples, and statues, to create a scene both picturesque and evocative of the power of the ancient world.
Description Source [link]: J. Paul Getty Museum online. www.getty.edu Page: accessed 22 October 2006
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