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Virgin and Child, with the little St. John

  • Object:

    photograph

  • Place of origin:

    Louvre (Paris) (photographed)

  • Date:

    ca. 1860s (photographed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Bisson Frères (photographers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Albumen print

  • Museum number:

    68036

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case NX, shelf 563

Physical description

A mounted and labelled sepia-coloured photograph of a painting showing a seated female figure attended by two nude children at her knees.

Place of Origin

Louvre (Paris) (photographed)

Date

ca. 1860s (photographed)

Artist/maker

Bisson Frères (photographers)

Materials and Techniques

Albumen print

Dimensions

Height: 27 cm mount, Width: 34 cm mount

Descriptive line

Photograph by Bisson Frères of a fresco accredited to Raphael (1483-1520), 'Virgin and Child, with the little St. John', albumen print, ca. 1860s

Materials

Photographic paper

Techniques

Photography; Albumen process

Subjects depicted

Paintings; Frescoes

Categories

Photographs

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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