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Raphael was especially esteemed for his Madonna and Child compositions

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

The Virgin and Child reading in a landscape c.1860-76

Carbon print | 12.4 x 12.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 850636

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A photograph of a pen and ink drawing by Raphael (c.1501-02) now in the Louvre (inv. no.3855r), showing a motif close to the Solly Madonna, with which it has in fact been associated (See Bibliographic References). The photographed drawing has also been related to another Louvre drawing by Raphael (inv. no.RF 1395r). see RCIN 850635 for a photograph of the Solly Madonna.
  • Creator(s)

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

  • 12.4 x 12.4 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1860-76)

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

    Ruland p.54 A.I.2

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Cordellier/Py 1992 : Raphael : son atelier, ses copistes, 1992 / par Dominique Cordellier et Bernadette Py, Paris (Inventaire general des dessins Italiens ; V / sous la direction de Francoise Viatte) p.32, no.23

    Jacoby/Sonnabend 2012: edited by J. Jacoby and M. Sonnabend, Frankfurt/Main 2012 pp.85-7, no.2