An image of Holy Family with St John the Baptist

Luca Cambiaso

(Italy 18 Oct 1527 – 06 Sep 1585)

Holy Family with St John the Baptist

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
Location
15th–19th c European art
Year
circa 1578
Media
Painting
Medium
oil on canvas
Dimensions
127.0 x 109.2 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
Accession number
25.1992
Provenance
Dorothy Spry, Sydney/New South Wales/Australia, Gift of Mrs Dorothy Spry 1992
Robert Jones Fine Art Ltd, London, London/England, dates 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.