Paolo Veronese

The Baptism of Christ



Paolo Veronese - The Baptism of Christ


Provenance

Probably Muselli collection, Verona, by 1648
probably Philippe, and Duc d'Orleans, Paris, by 1723
probably Sir Richard Sullivan
his sale, Christie's, London, 9 April 1808, nr. 7 (bought in)
George Hibbert
his sale, Christie's, London, 13 June 1829, nr. 39, bought by Charles Stirling of Cawder (died 1830)
by inheritance to his nephew, Sir William Stirling-Maxwell
by descent to Col. W.J. Stirling of Keir
his sale, Sotheby's, London, 3 July 1963, nr. 48
with Julius H. Weitzner and Hallsborough Gallery, London
Lady Virginia Duffield, Geneva, from c. 1970
from whom purchased by the Getty Museum, 1979
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Other works by Paolo Veronese


Paolo Veronese Supper at Emmaus
Supper at Emmaus
c. 1559-60

Paolo Veronese Mars and Venus United by Love
Mars and Venus United by Love
mid 1570s

Paolo Veronese Jupiter and a Nude
Jupiter and a Nude
1560s

Paolo Veronese Allegory of Music
Allegory of Music
1556-57

Paolo Veronese
The Baptism of Christ
c. 1580-85
108.5 x 89 cm
Oil on canvas
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles