The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
St. John the Baptist in the Desert
  • Probably Jacopo (Jacopo Tatti, called) Sansovino (1486-1570)
  • St. John the Baptist in the Desert
  • Florence, Italy
  • c. 1505 - 1515
  • Statuette
  • Terracotta and paint.
  • Height: 66.1 cm
    Width: 33.6 cm
    Depth: 28.6 cm
  • S55
  • Reserve Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Probably aquired by Sir Richard Wallace. First recorded at Hertford House in 1890, Sixteenth Century Room