Caravaggio st john the baptist the nude
It is possible that the offence involved a duel, which was regarded very Rough painful sex — but the penalty for duelling was imprisonment, not death. The Mattei Baptist proved immensely popular - eleven known copies were made, including one recognised by scholars as being from Caravaggio's own hand. The story of John the Baptist is told in the Gospels. Surprising then that my favourite painting Caravaggio st john the baptist the nude both figurative and with a religious theme but this is no ordinary painting and is by no ordinary artist and it cannot be seen in any art gallery.