The Art of Italy - The Baroque
 
David with the head of Goliath, c.1620
The Royal Collection © 2012,
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
RCIN 404731

David with the head of Goliath, c.1620

Domenico Fetti

Acquired by Charles I

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Fetti painted this work at the height of his career while employed at the court in Mantua. The Old Testament tells of the shepherd boy David who kills Goliath with a single stone from his sling... More