Madonna and Child by Parmigianino

Parmigianino went to Rome where Raphael's work particularly influenced him.

Details

Medium:
Red & black chalk heightened with white
Dimensions:
17 x 13 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,250 ( Total: £52,500)
Acquired in:
1992
Vendor:
Agnew's

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.

Provenance

1st Earl of Leicester; by descent.

Venue details

Scottish National Gallery The Mound, EDINBURGH Edinburgh EH2 2EL 0131 624 6200 www.nationalgalleries.org

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