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Madonna and Child and St. John the Baptist  1510

by Giacomo Francia

[i]Painting by Giacomo Francia and/or Giulio Francia[/i] [br]In the early 1500s, casual groupings of the Holy Family became popular in works of art intended for domestic settings, where they would be viewed by members of the entire family. This “tondo” (circular painting) seems especially attuned to such an audience given that it depicts the Madonna holding her son, the in...
H: 34 3/4 x W: 33 15/16 x D: 7/16 in. (88.2 x 86.2 x 1.1 cm)
oil on wood panel
Courtesy of the Walters Art Museum

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