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Saint Christopher

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Saint Christopher About 1615 - 1700

Not on display

This painting was acquired in Italy by Andrew Wilson on behalf of the Royal Institution in 1830, as the work of Caravaggio. It is, in fact, a copy after an original painting by the Caravaggesque painter Orazio Borgianni, also in the Scottish National gallery’s collection (NG 48).


  • Acc. No. NG 20
  • Medium Oil on canvas
  • Size 99.00 x 73.80 cm
  • Credit Purchased by the RI 1830; transferred 1859