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The Madonna in Art   By: (1863-1924)

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[Illustration: Madonna of Castelfranco Photogravure from the Painting by Giorgione in the Parish Church, Castelfranco]

THE

MADONNA IN ART

BY

ESTELLE M. HURLL

Illustrated

A mother is a mother still The holiest thing alive. COLERIDGE.

BOSTON L.C. PAGE AND COMPANY ( INCORPORATED ) 1898

Copyright, 1897 BY L.C. PAGE AND COMPANY (INCORPORATED)

CONTENTS.

CHAPTER

PREFACE

INTRODUCTION

I. THE PORTRAIT MADONNA

II. THE MADONNA ENTHRONED

III. THE MADONNA IN THE SKY

IV. THE PASTORAL MADONNA

V. THE MADONNA IN A HOME ENVIRONMENT

VI. THE MADONNA OF LOVE

VII. THE MADONNA IN ADORATION

VIII. THE MADONNA AS WITNESS

BIBLIOGRAPHY

ILLUSTRATIONS.

GIORGIONE Madonna of Castelfranco Frontispiece Parish Church, Castelfranco.

JACOPO BELLINI Madonna and Child Venice Academy.

GABRIEL MAX Madonna and Child

PERUGINO Madonna and Saints (Detail.) Vatican Gallery, Rome.

GIOVANNI BELLINI Madonna of San Zaccaria. (Detail.) Church of San Zaccaria, Venice.

VERONESE Madonna and Saints Venice Academy.

QUENTIN MASSYS Madonna and Child Berlin Gallery.

FRA ANGELICO Madonna della Stella Monastery of San Marco, Florence.

UMBRIAN SCHOOL Glorification of the Virgin National Gallery, London.

MORETTO Madonna in Glory Church of San Giorgio Maggiore, Verona.

SPANISH SCHOOL Madonna on the Crescent Moon Dresden Gallery.

BOUGUEREAU Madonna of the Angels

RAPHAEL Madonna in the Meadow Belvedere Gallery, Vienna.

LEONARDO DA VINCI Madonna of the Rocks National Gallery, London.

PALMA VECCHIO Santa Conversazione Belvedere Gallery, Vienna.

FILIPPINO LIPPI Madonna in a Rose Garden Pitti Gallery, Florence.

SCHONGAUER Holy Family Belvedere Gallery, Vienna.

RAPHAEL Madonna dell' Impannata Pitti Gallery, Florence.

CORREGGIO Madonna della Scala Parma Gallery.

TITIAN Madonna and Saints. (Detail.) Belvedere Gallery, Vienna.

D√úRER Madonna and Child Belvedere Gallery, Vienna.

BODENHAUSEN Madonna and Child Private Gallery, Washington, D.C.

ANDREA DELLA ROBBIA Madonna in Adoration National Museum, Florence.

LORENZO DI CREDI Nativity Uffizi Gallery, Florence.

FILIPPO LIPPI Madonna in Adoration Uffizi Gallery, Florence .

LUIGI VIVARINI Madonna and Child 179 Church of the Redentore, Venice.

GIOVANNI BELLINI Madonna between St. George and St. Paul. (Detail.) Venice Academy.

LUINI Madonna with St. Barbara and St. Anthony Brera Gallery, Milan.

BOTTICELLI Madonna of the Pomegranate Uffizi Gallery, Florence.

MURILLO Madonna and Child Pitti Gallery, Florence.

RAPHAEL Sistine Madonna Dresden Gallery.

PREFACE.

This little book is intended as a companion volume to "Child Life in Art," and is a study of Madonna art as a revelation of motherhood. With the historical and legendary incidents in the life of the Virgin it has nothing to do... Continue reading book >>




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