LEONARDO DA PISTOIA
(b. ca. 1483, Pistoia, d. after 1518, Pistoia)
The Holy Family with the Infant St John-
Oil on panel, 112 x 87 cm
In this painting the principal group of figures, of the Holy Family and Saint John, are inspired by a Raphael design of 1518-19, known through an engraving by Marcantonio Raimondi and through painted variants by Giulio Romano and Giovan Francesco Penni.