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Albums compiled by Prince Albert, reflecting his beliefs surrounding photography

After Roger Fenton (1819-69)

Photograph of a painting of the Madonna by Raphael 1893 copy after an original of c. 1855

Carbon print | 22.4 x 18.1 cm (image) | RCIN 2906193

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Photograph of the painting 'Madonna', c.1508, by Raphael. The painting depicts a three-quarter length portrait of the Virgin seated, facing three-quarters to the left. She holds the Christ child on her lap, who faces the viewer. His left arm out-stretched towards the Virgin and he holds onto his mother's shirt. The painting is framed in a decorated gilt frame. 

The 'Madonna' painting features in Johan Joseph Zoffany's (1733-1810) painting 'The Tribuna of the Uffizi, 1772-7 (RCIN 406983).

  • Creator(s)

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    After Roger Fenton (1819-69) (photographer)

    Gustav William Henry Mullins (1854-1921) (photographer)

    Blessed Virgin Mary
    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • 22.4 x 18.1 cm (image)

  • From an album of photographs collected and arranged by Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of Christ
            • Infancy of Christ
              • Christ Child
          • Practical theology (Christian). Religious practices. Ascetic and mystical theology
            • Christian art & symbolism