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The Holy Family with Saint John
  • Jacopo Sansovino
    born: Florence, Italy ; died: Venice, Italy
  • The Holy Family with Saint John, 1500s
  • Where object was made: Italy
  • bronze, polychromy
  • Object Height/Width: 14.1 x 10.3 cm
    Object Height/Width: 5 1/2 x 4 1/16 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1955.0037

Woman (Mary) at center wears red, white, and blue drapery and holds child (Jesus) in right arm. Child at BR looks up at woman. Face of bearded man at CR wearing gold cap looks in on woman. There is red drapery in background.