Holy Family with St John the Baptist
18 Oct 1527 - 06 Sep 1585
The Holy Family with Joseph and the Infant St John by candlelight
The Holy Family and the Infant Saint John the Baptist by candlelight
oil on canvas
127.0 x 109.2 cm stretcher; 139.5 x 128.5 x 5.0 cm frame
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of Mrs Dorothy Spry in memory of Charles Eckersley Forrest 1992
Shown in 1 exhibition
II Mostra Antiquariato a Napoli, Castel Sant'Elmo, Naples, Unknown–Unknown
Private Collection, Massachusetts/United States of America, sold Christie's New York, 15 January 1988 'Important paintings by old masters, lot no. 43, 'The Holy Family and the Infant Saint John the Baptist by candlelight'. Letter sent 8 April 2003 by Christie's London on behalf of the AGNSW to the wife of the USA private collector. No response from vendor.
Robert Jones Fine Art Ltd, London, London/England, dates unknown
Dorothy Spry, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Mrs Dorothy Spry 1992
Referenced in 1 publication
Christie's New York, Christie's New York: Important Paintings by Old Masters, New York, 15 Jan 1988, 46 (colour illus.). lot 43