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Virgin of the Rosary with the Christ Child

Bartolomé Estebán Murillo

European Art

MEDIUM Oil on canvas
  • Place Made: Spain
  • DATES ca. 1700
    DIMENSIONS 34 1/2 x 29 9/16 in. (87.6 x 75.1 cm)  (show scale)
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Francis Gottsberger in memory of his wife, Eliza
    RIGHTS STATEMENT No known copyright restrictions
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    CAPTION In the style of Bartolomé Estebán Murillo, possibly School of Granada (Spanish, 1618-1682). Virgin of the Rosary with the Christ Child, ca. 1700. Oil on canvas, 34 1/2 x 29 9/16 in. (87.6 x 75.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Francis Gottsberger in memory of his wife, Eliza, 06.335.1
    IMAGE overall, 06.335.1_cropped_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Spanish oil painting in the style of Bartolomé Estebán Murillo; A conservation report from 1962 notes that the painting “needs to be re-lined, have many old fillings re-done, cleaned, in-painted extensively, re-varnished” and that it is “dessicated.”
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    Virgin of the Rosary with the Christ Child