Head of St John the Baptist as a Child

manner of Correggio (Correggio c.1489 – Correggio 1534)
National Trust Inventory Number 719417

Category Art / Oil paintings
Date 1700 - 1799
Materials Oil on softwood panel
Measurements 356 x 267 mm (14 x 10 1/2 in)
Place of origin
Collection Vyne Estate, Hampshire (Accredited Museum)
On show at The Vyne, Hampshire, London and South East, National Trust

Summary description

Oil painting on panel (softwood), Head of St John the Baptist as a Child, manner of Correggio (Correggio c.1489 – Correggio 1534), 18th century.


1880s Notes, as in the Chapel Parlour (title omitted); bequeathed with The Vyne, estate and contents by Sir Charles Chute, 1st Bt (1879-1956)

Credit line

The Vyne, The Chute Collection (National Trust)

Marks and inscriptions

Verso: Inscribed on back of panel in black paint: Correggio
Recto: Label inscibed: CORREGIO

Makers and roles

manner of Correggio (Correggio c.1489 – Correggio 1534), artist

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Place of origin
Materials Paint (30468)
Wood (128587)
Category Art / Oil paintings (12642)
Collection Vyne Estate, Hampshire (Accredited Museum) (3203)
Periods 18th century (87902)
Maker Correggio (Correggio c.1489 – Correggio 1534) (38)
Object Type Oil painting (14440)

Record Status


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