RICCI, Sebastiano
(b. 1659, Belluno, d. 1734, Venezia)

Lucius Quinctius Cincinnatus Called from the Plow to the Dictatorship

1706-07
Oil on canvas, 195 x 265 cm
Palazzo Marucelli-Fenzi, Florence

Ricci painted this large-format oil painting for the room on the ground floor of the Palazzo Marucelli-Fenzi in which the ceiling fresco presents Youth between Virtue and Vice. This painting hangs on the wall in its original location, complementing the subject in the ceiling fresco.




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