Oil/canvas, 96 x 135 cm, relined. - Expertise: David Marshall has kindly confirmed the authenticity. - Italian landscape a. architecture painter. After the death of G. Ghisolfi R. was the leading architecture a. ruins painter of his time, also the most important predecessor of G. P. Panini. Since 1688 he was member of the Accademia di S. Lucca, in 1704 he was head of the Congregazione dei Virtuosi.