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The Virgin and Infant Jesus

  • Object:

    Print

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    mid 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bonasone, Giulio (printmaker)
    Parmigianino, born 1503 - died 1540 (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    print on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Rev. Alexander Dyce

  • Museum number:

    DYCE.1243

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level H, case DG, shelf 56

Physical description

The Virgin Mary and Infant Jesus, in the clouds; St. John the Baptist, and St. Jerome sleeping crouched on the earth; From the picture by Parmigianino in the National Gallery; Print on paper.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

mid 16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Bonasone, Giulio (printmaker)
Parmigianino, born 1503 - died 1540 (artist)

Materials and Techniques

print on paper

Descriptive line

The Virgin Mary and Infant Jesus, in the clouds; St. John the Baptist, and St. Jerome sleeping crouched on the earth; From the picture by Parmigianino in the National Gallery; Print on paper; By Giulio Bonasone; Italy; Mid 16th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

DYCE COLLECTION. A Catalogue of the Paintings, Miniatures, Drawings, Engravings, Rings and Miscellaneous Objects Bequeathed by The Reverend Alexander Dyce. London : South Kensington Museum : Printed by G.E. Eyre and W. Spottiswoode for H.M.S.O., 1874.

Production Note

Design taken from a picture by Parmigianino in the National Gallery.

Materials

Printing ink; Paper

Techniques

Printing

Subjects depicted

Clouds

Categories

Prints; Religion; Christianity

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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