Mobile menu

Raphael was especially esteemed for his Madonna and Child compositions

After a work previously attributed to Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

The Virgin and Child c.1853-76

Albumen print | 22.3 x 16.9 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 851178

Your share link is...

  Close

A photograph of a painting formerly attributed to Raphael, catalogued by Ruland (1876) as being in Casa Bartolini (Rome) in 1873.

The photograph shows the standing Christ Child cheek-to-cheeck with the Virgin, placing His left arm around His mother's neck who holds up His cloth while looking at the beholder.
  • Creator(s)

    After a work previously attributed to Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    Subject(s)
    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • 22.3 x 16.9 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Devotional Images of Christ
            • Virgin & Child
          • Life of Christ
            • Infancy of Christ
              • Christ Child
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.88 B.XXXIX.1