Sign in to favourite Sign in to add to album Copyright Information close The author of this artwork died more than 70 years ago. According to U.S. Copyright Law, copyright expires 70 years after the author's death. In other countries, legislation may differ. More… WikiArt.org allows unlimited copying, distributing and displaying of the images of public domain artworks solely. We use here Copyright term based on authors' deaths according to U.S. Copyright Law, that is 70 years. In other countries, the duration of copyright term may differ. Please check here copyright length according to your country's legislation before you consider reproducing images borrowed from Wikipaintings.org Artworks protected by copyright are supposed to be used only for contemplation. Images of that type of artworks are prohibited for copying, printing, or any kind of reproducing and communicating to public since these activities may be considered copyright infringement. Public domain ← → The Beheading of St. John the Baptist Pierre Puvis de Chavannes Date: 1869 Style: Symbolism Genre: religious painting Media: oil, canvas Location: Barber Institute of Fine Arts, Birmingham, UK Tags: Christianity, saints-and-apostles, punishments-and-tortures, St. John the Baptist File Source: commons.wikimedia.org Order an oil painting reproduction Ad Image dimension 523x393px, View all sizes Pierre Puvis de Chavannes Famous works The Beheading of St. John the Baptist Pierre Puvis de Chavannes · 1869 The Poor Fisherman Pierre Puvis de Chavannes · 1881 The Toilette Pierre Puvis de Chavannes · 1883 Summer (detail) Pierre Puvis de Chavannes · 1891 Homer: Epic Poetry Pierre Puvis de Chavannes · 1895 St. Genevieve as a Child in Prayer Pierre Puvis de Chavannes · Related Artworks Salome Carrying the Head of John the Baptist on a Platter Gustave Moreau The Temptation of St. Anthony Felicien Rops Salome in the Garden Gustave Moreau Salome with Column Gustave Moreau The Martyred St. Sebastian Gustave Moreau Saint Sebastian being Tended by Saintly Women Gustave Moreau Saint George Gustave Moreau Saint Sebastian and His Executioners Gustave Moreau The Poet and the Saint Gustave Moreau The Penitent Mary Magdalene Arnold Böcklin Saint Margaret Gustave Moreau The Deposition Arnold Böcklin Saint Sebastian Gustave Moreau The Apparition Gustave Moreau St. Sebastian and the Angel Gustave Moreau The Apparition Gustave Moreau St. Elisabeth of Hungary (The Miracle of the Roses) Gustave Moreau Saint Martin Gustave Moreau St. Anthony Arnold Böcklin St. Cecilia (The Angels Announcing her Coming Martyrdom) Gustave Moreau 1 Load more Advertisement.