Piero di Cosimo (1462-?1521), The Young St. John the Baptist

Tempera and oil on wood
Metropolitan Museum of Art, 22.60.52, bequest of Michael Dreicer

According to the museum's label, representations of the young John the Baptist were popular in Florence in the 15th century.

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Photographed at the Metropolitan by Richard Stracke, shared under Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license.