Image Collections: Photographs

Raphael, Small Cowper Madonna, c. 1505 Small Cowper Madonna, c. 1505, after minor restorations Small Cowper Madonna, c. 1505, after modern restoration

left: Raphael, Small Cowper Madonna, c. 1505, before restoration, note discoloration across the Madonna's lap and the dark landscape; matte albumen print from Gems of the Art Treasures (Manchester, England, 1857), published jointly by Thomas Agnew and P. and D. Colnaghi, photograph Caldesi and Montecchi

center: Raphael, Small Cowper Madonna, c. 1505, after minor restorations, background slightly less obscured; carbon print, c. 1910, photograph Braun & CIE

right: Raphael, Small Cowper Madonna, c. 1505, after modern restoration, note parapet behind Madonna and details in landscape not previously apparent; silver gelatin print, c. 1986, photograph National Gallery of Art


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