LANINO, Bernardino
(b. ca. 1512, Vercelli, d. after 1581)

St John the Baptist in the Wilderness

Panel, 24 x 24 cm
National Gallery of Scotland, Edinburgh

Alternative attribution to Cesare di Sesto, another artist in the circle of Leonardo da Vinci, is also proposed. The original concept of the painting derives from Leonardo's St John in the Louvre.