Madonna of the Chair (Seggiola),
Raphael Sanzio
$187.00

Hand painted oil reproduction of Raphael Sanzio's Madonna of the Chair

Raphael's Madonna della Seggiola (Sedia), also known as Madonna of the Chair, is one of Raphael's most intimate Madonna paintings. The 1514 image of Raphael's Madonna is bathed in a warm, golden light. Raphael's Madonna engages the viewer directly as she sits closely confined within the circular tondo format affectionately and protectively cuddling her young son, the infant Christ Child. On the right slightly behind the Madonna and Child Raphael depicts the figure of Christ's young cousin, the boy St. John the Baptist.

Raphael painted this Madonna while in Rome where it was soon acquired for the art collection of the Medici family. This depiction of Madonna and Child was painted during or shortly after Raphael's work on the Vatican Stanza d'Eliodoro. Raphael's Madonna was taken by Napoleon's troops in 1799, then it was returned to Florence in 1815. It appears that the model is the same one Raphael used for his Donna Velata portrait of 1514.

Original: 1514, oil on wood, diameter 71 cm, Galleria Palatina (Palazzo Pitti), Florence

-------------------------

We paint any size, any image. CLICK HERE to contact us.

Unframed, traditional, rolled canvas (FREE shipping worldwide)

Fine Art Touch is a division of Harness House Inc.

Available Options:
Size:
This product was added to our catalog on Sunday 18 March, 2007.
Reviews
Customers who bought this product also purchased
<i>Small Cowper Madonna</i>,<BR>Raphael
Small Cowper Madonna,
Raphael
 
Artistic Birdhouses
Beautiful Birdfeeders
Chessboards
Contemporary Art
Fine Art Puzzles
Oil Reproductions
  Art Nouveau
  Cubism/Constructivism
  Fauve
  Impressionism
  Post-Impressionism
  Realism
  Renaissance
  Rococo
  Surrealism
Sculpture Reproductions
Historical Prints
more
Ruby Flower Hummingbird Feeder
Ruby Flower Hummingbird Feeder
$19.95
more
<i>Geopoliticus Child</i>,<BR>Salvador Dali
Geopoliticus Child,
Salvador Dali

$187.00
$97.00
Shipping & Returns
Privacy Notice
Conditions of Use
Contact Us
 
Use keywords to find the product you are looking for.
Advanced Search
 
My Account
Cart Contents
Checkout
more
0 items
more
NotificationsNotify me of updates to Madonna of the Chair (Seggiola),
Raphael Sanzio
more
Write ReviewWrite a review on this product!
 
Tell someone you know about this product.