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Depictions of episodes from the Gospels

Theodor Hosemann (1807-75)

The Nativity c.1825-1870

Lithograph | 45.4 x 31.1 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 850379

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A lithograph after a painting depicting the Nativity by Giovanni di Pietro (known as Lo Spagna) now in the Pinacoteca Vaticana, Rome ( This painting is also known as the Madonna della Spineta. Lettered with production details, title and the attribution of the painting to Raphael. See RCIN 850380 for a photograph of the painting.

  • Creator(s)

    Theodor Hosemann (1807-75) (lithographer)

    After Temmel (designer)

    After a work attributed to Lo Spagna (c. 1450-1528) (artist)

    Winckelmann & Son.: Berlin (publisher)

    Saint Joseph
    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • 45.4 x 31.1 cm (sheet of paper)

    36.3 x 23.8 cm (image)

  • Das originalbild befindet sich in der Vatican schen Sammlung.

  • Added to the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-1876)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of Christ
            • Infancy of Christ
              • Nativity of Christ
          • Angels, demons, devils, saints
            • Angels
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.32 B.VIII.2