John the Baptist in the Wilderness

Title

John the Baptist in the Wilderness

Work Number

73

Date

early 13th century

Language

Top left: "Conception"; Top center: "Saint John the Forerunner"; On the purple scroll carried by John: "Behold the Lamb of God, which taketh away the sin of the world" (Inscription originates from John 1:29). Translations: Charles Barber, Getty cat. No.10

Is Referenced By

Michigan Inventory Number 82

Medium

tempera and gold on panel

Physical Dimensions

41.1 x 32.2 x 2.1 cm

Files

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Citation

“John the Baptist in the Wilderness,” The Sinai Icon Collection , accessed January 29, 2022, http://vrc.princeton.edu/sinai/items/show/6433.
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