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Raphael was especially esteemed for his Madonna and Child compositions

Sante Pacini (1735-c. 1790)

Studies for a Virgin and Child with the Infant Baptist c.1770

Etching | 15.3 x 21.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 850713

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A facsimile etching of some compositional studies featured on the recto of a sheet by Raphael (c.1505) now in the Albertina, Vienna (inv. no.IV,207 r). Lettered with production details. For a photograph of the drawing and further information about the Albertina sheet, see RCIN 850711.
  • Creator(s)

    Sante Pacini (1735-c. 1790) (etcher)

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

  • 15.3 x 21.4 cm (sheet of paper)

    13.5 x 19.4 cm (image)

    14.3 x 20.1 cm (platemark)

  • 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
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.59 A.X.8

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p. 159, no. 110r

    Capellen 2001 : Capellen, JM, 2001. Raphael : the paintings. Volume 1, The Beginning in Umbria and Florence ca.1500-1508 pp. 214-219, no. 26