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John the Baptist in the Wilderness

Artist:
Giulio Sanuto (Italian, active 1540–88)
Former Attribution:
Formerly attributed to Battista Franco (Italian, Venice ca. 1510–1561 Venice)
Artist:
Principal figure after fresco by Daniele da Volterra (Daniele Ricciarelli) (Italian, Volterra 1509–1566 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1545–55
Medium:
Engraving
Dimensions:
sheet: 15 3/16 x 12 1/16 in. (38.5 x 30.7 cm) trimmed to platemark
Classification:
Prints
Credit Line:
Purchase, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, 1917
Accession Number:
17.50.16-163
Not on view
Inscription: Under cross: AGNVS DEI

Marking: Lower R.: PH.
Prosper Henry Lankrink (British); Donor: Joseph Pulitzer Bequest
Bury 1990, p. 45, no. 10; B.XVI.130.35;TIB.32.191.35
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