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Title

Holy Family with St John the Baptist

circa 1578

Artist

Luca Cambiaso

Italy

18 Oct 1527 - 06 Sep 1585

Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
Alternate image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist by Luca Cambiaso
  • Details

    Other Titles
    The Holy Family with Joseph and the Infant St John by candlelight
    The Holy Family and the Infant Saint John the Baptist by candlelight
    Date
    circa 1578
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on canvas
    Dimensions
    118.2 x 108.0 cm stretcher; 139.5 x 128.5 x 5.0 cm frame
    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of Mrs Dorothy Spry in memory of Charles Eckersley Forrest 1992
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    25.1992
    Copyright

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    Artist information
    Luca Cambiaso

    Works in the collection

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  • Exhibition history

    Shown in 2 exhibitions

  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 3 publications

  • Provenance

    The provenance of this work is under review and records will be updated as new details become available. The Gallery welcomes any information. Contact provenance@ag.nsw.gov.au

    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