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Creator:
Richard Cosway, 1742–1821, British
Title:

Madonna and Child

Additional Title(s):

The Virgin and Child

Date:
undated
Medium:
Watercolor and graphite on medium, slightly textured, beige wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 13 3/4 x 11 3/8 inches (34.9 x 28.9 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Inscribed in graphite, lower right: "23"

Signed in graphite, lower right: "R Cosway"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Stuart P. Feld
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1978.24.1
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
basket | birds | child | Christ-child playing ~ Madonna-representations (+ Holy Ghost (as a dove)) | column (architectural element) | curtains | dove | flowers (plants) | mother | religious and mythological subject | roses (plant) | vases | woman
Associated People:
Jesus Christ (7-2 BC/BCE to 30-36 AD/CE)
Madonna
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:7086
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Stephen Lloyd, Richard & Maria Cosway: regency artists of taste and fashion, Scottish National Portrait Gallery, Edinburgh, p. 81, cat. 171, NJ18 C7985 L56 1995 (LC)+ Oversize (YCBA)


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