Hampshire Cultural Trust

Madonna with Christ and John the Baptist

Lithophane, porcelain, unglazed, circular, in an embossed copper frame, showing the Madonna with Christ and John the Baptist as infants after a painting by Raphael; faint mark 'AdT' and relief-moulded pattern number 338 followed by a star on rim, made in the factory of Baron Alexis du Tremblay, Montreuil, Paris, France, c1830-1850.

The source is the 'Madonna della Sedia' tondo in the Pitti Palace, Florence, painted by Raphael 1512-1514.

Accession no HMCMS:DA1980.22.1
Purchased with the assistance of the V&A Purchase Grant Fund



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