James McGrath. Pozzo’s View. Large oil paintings . The work is based on the frescoes of the great Jesuit Perspectivalist of the Baroque era, Andrea Pozzo and his ceiling cycle Saint Ignatius Loyola Entering into Heaven in the church Sant’Ignazio in Rome.
Andrea Pozzo was an Italian Jesuit Brother, Baroque painter and architect, decorator, stage designer, and art theoretician. He was best known for his grandiose frescoes using illusionistic technique called quadratura, in which architecture and fancy are intermixed.