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Madonna and Child

Accession Number
2011/1.115

Title
Madonna and Child

Artist(s)
Carlo Maratti

Object Creation Date
17th century

Medium & Support
oil on canvas

Dimensions
20 in. x 15 in. ( 50.8 cm x 38.1 cm )

Credit Line
Gift of Andrew Nagy

Physical Description
A woman in a red and blue dress is sitting in a woodland setting with a baby on her lap. The baby is holding a paper envelope (or a folded note), while her right hand is outstretched. Another small child crouches at her side. He holds a cross in his left hand, and pets a lamb with his right hand. 

Primary Object Classification
Painting

Primary Object Type
biblical

Additional Object Classification(s)
Painting

Collection Area
Western

Rights
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Keywords
Christianity
Italian (culture or style)
Jesus Christ
crosses (motifs)
devotional images (religious works)
lambs
people in religion
saints
world religions

1 Related Resource

Christian New Testament
(Part of 3 Learning Collections)

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