Lot 1
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After Raphael

Estimate
10,000 - 15,000 USD
Sold
22,500 USD
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Description

  • After Raphael
  • Madonna della Sedia
  • oil on canvas, in a painted circle
  • 28 3/4  by 28 3/4  in.; 73 by 73 cm. 

Catalogue Note

Depicting one of the most iconic images of the love between a mother and child, this refined canvas follows Raphael’s famed Madonna della Sedia in the Galleria Palatina, Florence.1  It is set within an elaborately carved giltwood frame that also closely emulates the original in Florence. 

1. Inv. no. 151, oil on panel, diameter 71 cm.   See J. Meyer zur Capellen, Raphael. A Critical Catalogue of his Paintings. The Roman Religious Paintings, ca. 1508–1520, vol. II, Landshut 2005, pp. 137–143, cat. no. 57, reproduced.

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