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Flight into Egypt
  • Marco Ricci
    born: Belluno, Italy ; died: Venice, Italy
  • Flight into Egypt, circa 1700s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • oil on canvas
  • Canvas/Support: 29.8 x 35.6 cm
    Canvas/Support: 11 11/16 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1951.0005

Night scene. Man standing and a female on horseback carrying a baby center right. The couple is walking through an opening in a rock formation. Flying above them is a putto. There is a moon in the upper left quadrant that is reflected into the water below.