(b. 1494, Firenze, d. 1557, Firenze)

Baptism of Christ

c. 1520
Gum tempera on wood, 53 x 36 cm
Akademie der bildenden Künste, Vienna

This painting was executed by Bacchiacca in his early period when he was under the influence of his teacher Perugino. In his Baptism of Christ Bacchiacca followed Perugino's model.