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Object: La Vierge et St. Jérôme.
Series: Galerie du Musée Napoléon
Series: Musée Napoléon
Series: Galerie du Musée de France
Series: Galerie Napoléon
Madonna and Child with Sts Jerome and Mary Magdalene and Angels (Il Giorno), after Correggio; the Virgin Mary sitting in the centre, holding a semi-nude Child on her lap, to her right an angel holding an open book in front of the Child; St Jerome, left, partially draped, holding a scroll and accompanied by a lion; Mary Magdalene, right, bending down and resting her head on the child; behind her an angel holding a pot; a landscape scene visible behind the group. c.1804/15
Etching and engraving
- Production date
- 1804-1815 (c)
Height: 184 millimetres (sheet)
Width: 129 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- According to Mussini, the prints comes from the volume by Filhol "Galerie du Musée Napoléon", 1804, vol. II, plate 79 (see 1856,0308.625 for comment on series). See 'Correggio Tradotto', 1995, p. 194.
For etched state see 1837,0408.65.
Print after Correggio's Madonna and Child with St Jerome and Mary Magdalene, called Il Giorno, formerly in the Church of S. Antonio in Parma, brought to Paris in 1796-7, now in the Galleria Nazionale, Parma. See Gould, 1976, p.262-263.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- From Richard Ford's collection of prints after Correggio (1837,0408.14 to 669), purchased from him through Colnaghi's, for £250.
- Prints and Drawings
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