Parmigianino went to Rome where Raphael's work particularly influenced him.
Madonna and Child by Parmigianino, 15271531
© Scottish National Gallery
- Red & black chalk heightened with white
- 17 x 13 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,250 ( Total: £52,500)
- Acquired in:
After the sack of Rome in 1527, he stayed in Bologna until 1530 or 1531, possibly the period of this drawing. This work has been attributed in the past to his cousin Girolamo Mazzola Bedoli.
1st Earl of Leicester; by descent.