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The Virgin and Child with the Infant Saint John the Baptist

Photo credit: National Galleries of Scotland

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The half-length seated Virgin, the sleeping Christ Child and St John the Baptist are presented in dramatic close-up. They are not idealised and are

National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Gallery


Date

c.1615

Medium

oil on canvas

Measurements

H 86.5 x W 110 cm

Accession number

NG 40

Acquisition method

purchased by the Royal Institution, 1830, transferred to the National Gallery of Scotland, 1859

Work type

Painting


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National Galleries of Scotland, Scottish National Gallery

The Mound, Edinburgh EH2 2EL Scotland

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