Madonna and Child

Antonio da Correggio17th century?

Dulwich Picture Gallery

Dulwich Picture Gallery
London, United Kingdom

A copy, probably seventeenth-century, of Correggio's Madonna of the Basket in the National Gallery London, omitting the buildings and the figure of Salnt Joseph in the background.

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  • Title: Madonna and Child
  • Date: 17th century?
  • Physical Dimensions: w251 x h318 cm
  • Type: Painting
  • Medium: Oil
  • Work Nationality: Italian
  • Support: Panel
  • Provenance: London, Sir Francis Bourgeois, 1811; Bourgeois Bequest, 1811.
  • Further Information: Louis IV declared Charles Le Brun to be ‘the greatest French artist of all time.’ He was highly influenced by Poussin, with whom he worked with in Rome, and excelled at history and battle scenes.
  • After: Correggio
  • Acquisition Method: Bourgeois, Sir Peter Francis (Bequest, 1811)