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Raphael was especially esteemed for his Madonna and Child compositions

After a work by the workshop of Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

Holy Family with the Infant Baptist [‘The Madonna della Rosa’] c.1860-76

Carbon print | 47.8 x 38.6 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 851103

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A photograph of the so-called Madonna della Rosa, a painting now in the Museo del Prado, Madrid (inv. no.302) generally attributed to Raphael and his workshop (c.1517-18). Laid down on Arches watermarked paper.

Showing the seated Virgin supporting the Christ Child who stands on a table, on which lies a rose, with St Joseph and the Infant Baptist presenting the Child with an inscribed roll on the left; in an interior.
  • Creator(s)

    After a work by the workshop of Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

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

    Subject(s)
    Saint Joseph
    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • watermark: ARCHES / MB
  • 47.8 x 38.6 cm (sheet of paper)

    43.9 x 35.2 cm (image)

  • 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
          • Devotional Images of Christ
            • Virgin & Child
              • Virgin & Child with Saints
                • Virgin & Child with Saints-Holy Family
          • Life of Christ
            • Infancy of Christ
              • Christ Child
    • Natural Sciences & Mathematics
      • Botany
        • Systematic botany
          • Flowering plants
            • Roses
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.82 A.XLVI.1

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Capellen 2005 : Capellen, JM, 2005. Raphael : the paintings. Volume 2, The Roman Religious Paintings ca.1508-1520 pp. 178-182, no. 63