The Baptism of Christ 1472-1475. 1435, Firenze, d. 1488, Venezia) The Baptism of Christ. | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Sitemap. The Baptism of Christ, 1530s. Otherwise, we will reproduce the above image for you exactly as it is. Upload Missing Images, Home » Complete Works Gallery » The Baptism of Christ (detail) 1472-75, Order a The Baptism of Christ (detail) 1472-75 by Leonardo Da Vinci Reproduction. Some critics ascribe the second angel to another young Florentine artist, Sandro Botticelli. Study sheet (detail) 1478. Commissioned by the monastery church of San Salvi in Florence, where remained until 1530, the picture was executed in the workshop of Andrea del Verrocchio, whose style is well defined by the figures of Christ and Baptist. 1472-75. (Photo by: Universal History Archive/Universal Images Group via Getty Images) The special fame of the work is however due to the Verrocchio's pupil who helped him paint the picture: in the blond angel on the left and in the landscape above is in fact recognizable the hand of Leonardo, the very young Leonardo, present in Verrocchio's workshop around 1470. The painting was completed by Verrochio in collaboration with his apprentice, da Vinci who painted and finished the details of some parts of the painting, particularly the angel. Ordered without a frame, it will be delivered in protective tube within 21-28 business days. If you have another image of The Baptism of Christ (detail) 1472-75 that you would like the artist to work from, please include it as an attachment. Baptism of Christ, 1472-75, Andrea del Verrocchio and Leonardo da Vinci, Uffizi, Florence According to the art historian, painter and architect Georgio Vasari: “Leonardo painted an angel who was holding some garments; and despite his youth, he executed it in such a manner that his angel was far better than the figures painted by Verrocchio. Return to View all 318 Works. The Battle of Anghiari (copy of a detail) 1503-05. Oil on wood, 177 x 151 cm. Painting by the Italian Renaissance painter, Andrea del Verrocchio (c. 1435 1488). Two angels on the riverbank are holding Jesus' garment. The extended arms of God, the golden rays, the dove with outstretched wings and the cruciform nimbus show that Jesus is the Son of God and part of the Trinity. (b. Lucas Cranach (German, 1472-1553). Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Item: 116 of 318. Oil on wood; framed: 24.4 x 29.2 x 5.1 cm (9 5/8 x 11 1/2 x 2 in. The Baptism of Christ (detail), 1472 by Andrea Del Verrocchio (1435-1488, Italy) | Museum Quality Copies Andrea Del Verrocchio | WahooArt.com VERROCCHIO, Andrea del. The Baptism of Christ by VERROCCHIO, Andrea del. Jun 7, 2013 - The Baptism of Christ (detail by Leonardo da Vinci) 1472-75 SHAFE | Materials and Techniques (Easel Painting) 12-01-2004 St John the Baptist baptizes Jesus by pouring water over his head. The Baptism of Christ is a famous painting made by da Vinci’s master, Andrea del Verrochio at circa 1472 in his studio in Italy. Your email address will not be published. Watch an episode of Two Minute Masterpiece: Ad: Order a The Baptism of Christ (detail) 1472-75 by Leonardo Da Vinci Reproduction. Link To This Page | Watch an episode of Two Minute Masterpiece: The Battle of Anghiari (copy of a detail) 1503-05, The Battle of Anghiari (detail 2) 1503-05, The Madonna of the Carnation (detail 2) 1478-80, The Virgin and Child with St Anne (detail 1) c. 1510, The Virgin and Child with St Anne (detail 2) c. 1510, Female head (The Lady of the Dishevelled Hair) (or La Scapigliata), Portrait of Cecilia Gallerani (Lady with an Ermine) 1483-90, The Virgin and Child with St Anne c. 1510, Copyright © 2002-2017 leonardoda-vinci.org, This website is licensed under a Creative Commons License, This website is licensed under a Creative Commons LicenseCopyright © 2002-2017 leonardoda-vinci.org, Subscribe for exclusive news and discounts, The Baptism of Christ (detail) 1472-75 by Leonardo Da Vinci | Oil Painting | leonardoda-vinci.org, Order a Hand-Painted Reproduction of this Painting, Order a The Baptism of Christ (detail) 1472-75 by Leonardo Da Vinci Reproduction. Commissioned by the monastery church of San Salvi in Florence, where remained until 1530, the picture was executed in the workshop of Andrea del Verrocchio, whose style is well defined by the … All Rights Reserved. The composition is attributed to Verrocchio, although there can be no definite answer as to which artist produced it.