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St. Anthony of Padua Holding the Infant Jesus
  • Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo
    born: Venice, Italy ; died: Venice, Italy
  • St. Anthony of Padua Holding the Infant Jesus, mid 1700s–early 1800s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • pen, ink, wash, chalk
  • Paper Type: laid
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 26.9 x 18.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 10 9/16 x 7 1/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 26.9 x 18.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 10.59 x 7.28 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0093

Pen and brown ink and brown wash over black chalk. St. Anthony holds baby Jesus on his right shoulder. His left hand is raised and open. They're perched on clouds accompanied with angels at their sides. In upper right corner a dove flies above the figures.