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After a work copying Giulio Romano (Rome c. 1499-Mantua 1546)

The Birth of the Virgin c.1860-76

Carbon print | 37.8 x 26.5 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 851424

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A photograph of a drawing now in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle (RCIN 991358). The drawing, which bears an attribution in 'deceptive hand' to Garofalo, is regarded as a copy after a lost drawing by Giulio Romano. The composition is also known through two engravings: one is by Sebastiano di Re (an impression of which is in the British Museum, inv. no.1874,0613.672) and the other has been often attributed to Diana Ghisi (Bartsch XV, p.443, no.26), although its authorship is ongoing matter of debate. An anonymous etching reproducing the composition can be found at RCIN 851423.
  • Creator(s)

    After a work copying Giulio Romano (Rome c. 1499-Mantua 1546) (artist)

    After a work previously attributed to Benvenuto di Pietro Tisi, called Garofalo (1476-Ferrara 1559) (artist)

    Subject(s)
    Saint Anne
  • 37.8 x 26.5 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1860-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of the Virgin Mary
            • Birth of the Virgin
          • God (Christianity)
          • Angels, demons, devils, saints
            • Angels
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Home economics
        • Furniture & accessories
          • Beds
            • Cradles
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.108 C.VII.2

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    P&W : Popham, A.E. & Wilde, J., 1949. The Italian Drawings of the XV and XVI Centuries in the Collection of His Majesty The King at Windsor Castle, London p.236, no.358

    Cordellier/Py 1992 : Raphael : son atelier, ses copistes, 1992 / par Dominique Cordellier et Bernadette Py, Paris (Inventaire general des dessins Italiens ; V / sous la direction de Francoise Viatte) p.655, under no.1062