2016: Object of the Month

January: Tapestries on the Life of King Hezekiah: The Destruction of the Idols by Hezekiah, The Sacrifice of Hezekiah,  and Hezekiah’s Life Prolonged, Signed: unknown weaver’s mark (bottom right)

February: St. Augustine, Gaspar de Crayer

March: Nazi-looted Art

April: The Mocking of Christ, c. 1620–30, Unknown French or Dutch (follower of Michelangelo Merisi da Caravaggio)

May: Vashti Refuses the King’s Summons, Edwin Long, R.A.

June: Cassone

July: Landscape with the Baptism of Christ, c. 1655–60, Salvator Rosa

August: Justice and Temperance Overcoming Vice and Prudence and Fortitude Overcoming Evil, Sebastiano Conca

September: King James Bible, Third Folio Edition, 1613, John T. Beer, fore-edge artist

October: Salome with the Head of St. John the Baptist, Lucas Cranach, the Elder

November: Bust of Henri II, King of France and Bust of Catherine de’ Medici, Queen of France, Girolamo della Robbia (attr. to)

December: Casket, Unknown


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