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Saint John the Baptist Preaching in the Desert

A work made of oil on canvas.
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  • A work made of oil on canvas.

Date:

1758/64

Artist:

Jean Baptiste Henri Deshays
French, 1729-1765

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 216

Department

Painting and Sculpture of Europe

Artist

Jean Baptiste Henri Deshays

Title

Saint John the Baptist Preaching in the Desert

Place

France (Artist's nationality)

Date

1758–1764

Medium

Oil on canvas

Dimensions

42.2 × 26.5 cm (16 5/8 × 10 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eugene A. Davidson

Reference Number

1979.540

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