Baptism of Christ

After a model by Alessandro Algardi Italian

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 550

The model was first created by Algardi for a version in silver, which was presented to Pope Innocent X in 1646.

Baptism of Christ, After a model by Alessandro Algardi (Italian, Bologna 1598–1654 Rome), Bronze, Italian, Rome

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