Bronzino demonstrates brilliant drawing skills. The artist is characterized by the clarity of the composition and movements of the depicted people.
In the painting is the Holy Family with the little John the Baptist, who hugs the infant of Christ.
The scene is presented against the background of rocks over which leaden clouds hang. Over the fortress, towering on the rock, the banner with the coat of arms of the customer of the picture – the Panchyatika family – is flying.