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Raphael was especially esteemed for his Madonna and Child compositions

After a work copying Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

The Virgin and Child with the Infant Baptist c.1853-76

Albumen prints | RCIN 850798

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A set of four photographs reproducing details of a painting catalogued by Ruland (1876) as being then in the possession of Lord Ashburton. The painting is a copy of Raphael’s so-called La Belle Jardinière (1508) now in the Musée du Louvre, Paris (inv. no.602).

Showing the seated Virgin looking at the standing Child while supporting Him, with the Infant St John the Baptist kneeling down at her side holding a cross staff.
  • Creator(s)

    After a work copying Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

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

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

    Ruland p.65 A.XIX.3