Madonna del Granduca

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Madonna del Granduca
Madona del gran duque, por Rafael.jpg
MediumOil on wood
Dimensions84 cm × 55 cm (33 in × 22 in)
LocationPalazzo Pitti, Florence

The Madonna del Granduca is a Madonna painting by the Italian renaissance artist Raphael. It was probably painted in 1505, shortly after Raphael had arrived in Florence. The influence of Leonardo da Vinci, whose works he got to know there, can be seen in the use of sfumato. The painting belonged to Ferdinand III, Grand Duke of Tuscany, from whom it got its name.[1]

Compositional study for the painting


  1. ^ "The Madonna del Granduca by Raphael | Artworks | Uffizi Galleries". Uffizi Galleries. Retrieved 5 December 2019.