Sebastiano Ricci, 1659-1734, was an Italian painter of the late Baroque school of Venice. He represented a late version of grand manner fresco painting, the vigorous and luminous Cortonesque style. Ricci's style developed a following among other Venetian artists. He was the master of a resurrected-fifteenth century style, whose painterly features were enriched with nervous express and, typically 17th century. -- The Copyright of Scripts is Reserved by Toperfect.