Sebastiano Ricci

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Style: Rococo

Place: Belluno

Born: 1659

Death: 1734

Nationality: Italy

Biography:

Sebastiano Ricci (1 August 1659 - 15 May 1734) was an Italian painter of the late Baroque school of Venice. About the same age as Piazzetta, and an elder contemporary of Tiepolo, he represents a late version of the vigorous and luminous Cortonesque style of grand manner fresco painting. He was born in Belluno, son of Andreana and Livio Ricci. In 16...