Young Saint John the Baptist kneeling before the infant Christ who caresses his face, the Virgin and Joseph in the background at right, after Reni

Etching | 12.1 x 16.9cm | c. 1600-1640

Anonymous, 17th century

Copy with added inscription at lower left. Verso not visible as print is laid to another sheet of paper.

Credit: The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1951
Object: 51.501.5054

Image and text © Metropolitan Museum of Art, 201...
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