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Sebastiano Ricci

 



 


Sebastiano
Ricci

(b Belluno, bapt 1 Aug 1659; d Venice, 15 May 1734).

Painter and draughtsman. He painted light and colourful religious, historical and mythological subjects with a fluid, painterly touch. His rediscovery of Paolo Veronese, whose settings and costumes he borrowed, was important to later Venetian painters. Sebastiano was an itinerant artist, celebrated throughout Europe.

 

 


St Pius, St Thomas of Aquino and St Peter Martyr

1730-33
Oil on canvas, 343 x 169 cm
S. Maria del Rosario (Gesuati), Venice


 


Venus and Adonis

1705-06
Oil on canvas, 70 x 40 cm
Musée des Beaux-Arts, Orléans


 


Venus and Satyr

1720s
Oil on canvas, 102 x 125,5 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest


 

Bathsheba at the Bath

1720s
Oil on canvas, 118,5 x 199 cm
Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest


 

Bathsheba in her Bath

c. 1725
Oil on canvas, 111,8 x 144,3 cm
Staatliche Museen, Berlin


 

The Adoration of the Magi

1726-30
Oil on canvas, 330,2 x 289,6 cm
Royal Collection, Windsor

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