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Saint Mary (the Blessed Virgin) with the Christ Child. Engraving by J. Boulanger after Raphael.

Raphael, 1483-1520.
Date
1600-1699

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Publication/Creation

1600-1699

Physical description

1 print : engraving

Publications note

R.A. Weigert, Inventaire du fonds français, graveurs du XVIIe siècle, Bibliothèque nationale, Département des estampes, tome II, Paris 1951, p. 7, no. 29 ("La Vierge présentant des oeillets à l'Enfant assis sur ses genoux. A la dr. du bas : "Raphaël d'Urbin pinx. J boulanger sculp.". Au-dessous le privilège de F. Poilly. En marge : "Flores mei fructus. Eccl. 24.". H. 0m398 x L. 0m300. … Pièce dite La Vierge à l'oeillet. Le cuivre figure dans le Cat. des pl. composant le fonds de H. L. Basan, en 1802, sous le n° 1295. Une épr. se trouve dans le t. 2 du Recueil de Basan, publié en 1752. Voir Aa. 82, fol. (p. 2). Toile de Raphaël, en 1904, à Lucques, chez le Cte Spada.")

Patrizia Cavazzini, 'The provenance of Raphael's "Madonna of the pinks" - I', The Burlington magazine, 2018, 160: 833-835 (this engraving fig. 1 and pp. 833-834: "either the Madonna of the pinks or a close copy of it was known in France in the second half of the seventeenth century. It was engraved there ... by Jean Boulanger after 1665")

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 10335i

Reproduction note

After a painting by Raphael, one version of which, in the National Gallery, London, is called "The Madonna of the pinks" or "La Madonna dei garofani". The engraving is in reverse to the painting

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