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Young Saint John the Baptist with ram  1602

by Caravaggio

A depiction of John the Baptist, the cousin of Jesus whose calling was to prepare the way for the coming of the Messiah. The painting is also known as Youth with a Ram, and there is another version in the Capitoline Museums in Rome.
Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons painting by Caravaggio (Museum: Capitoline Museums)
132 × 97 cm (52 × 38.2 in)
Oil on Canvas
Courtesy of Wikimedia Commons