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Raphael was especially esteemed for his Madonna and Child compositions

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

Compositional studies for a Virgin with the Child published 1841

Lithograph | 36.4 x 36.8 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 851196

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A lithograph featuring facsimiles of four drawings by Raphael dating c.1502-03, all currently housed in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (inv. nos.WA1846.152a r-v; WA1846.152b r-v). The drawings connect with the so-called Norton Simon Madonna, a painting by Raphael currently housed in the Norton Simon Museum of Art, Pasadena (inv. no.M.1972.2.P). Published in Lawrence Gallery. A series of facsimiles of original drawings by Raffaelle da Urbino, London 1841, no.3.
  • Creator(s)

    After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    S. & A. Woodburn : London (publisher)

    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • 36.4 x 36.8 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Added to the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Devotional Images of Christ
            • Virgin & Child
              • Virgin & Child-Reading a book
          • Life of Christ
            • Infancy of Christ
              • Christ Child
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.90 C.VIII.4