Madonna dell'Impannata

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Madonna dell'Impannata
Madonna Impannata.jpg
Artist Raphael and Workshop
Year 1513–1514
Type oil on wood
Dimensions 158 cm × 125 cm (62 in × 49 in)
Location Palazzo Pitti, Florence

The Madonna dell'Impannata is an oil on panel (158x125 cm) painting by the Italian High Renaissance painter Raphael. It has been preserved at the Palatine Gallery in Florence.

History[edit]

Giorgio Vasari recorded that the painting was originally commissioned to Bindo Altoviti. It was later placed under the ownership of Cosimo I de' Medici. During the Napoleonic occupation, the painting was brought to Paris in 1799, and then returned in 1815 .

References[edit]

  • Pierluigi De Vecchi, Raphael , Rizzoli, Milan 1975.
  • Marco Chiarini, Palatine Gallery and Royal Apartments , Syllables, Livorno 1998. ISBN 978-88-86392-48-8