The Virgin and Child with Saint John the Baptist
Valerio Castello - circa 1650
514 x 691 • 31 KB
The setting is reminiscent of Van Dyck's paintings, which Castello admired in his native city of Genoa. The Virgin's long neck recalls the Mannerist school and especially the works of Parmigianino.
Owner/Location: National Gallery - London  (United Kingdom - London)
Dates: circa 1650
Artist age:Approximately 26 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 99 cm (38.98 in.), Width: 73.9 cm (29.09 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member kohn1fox on 06 March 2014.
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