Andrea del Verrocchio- The Baptism of Christ

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John the Baptist pours water on the head of Jesus baptizing him. There are beams of light and a white dove to represent Jesus’ divinity. This painting is known for the two angel’s in the corner, the angel on the left was painted by Verrocchio’s student Leonardo da Vinci.

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