SASSOFERRATO
(b. 1609, Sassoferrato, d. 1685, Roma)

The Sleep of the Infant Jesus

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Oil on canvas, 77 x 61 cm
Musée du Louvre, Paris

This composition of the Madonna gently caressing the sleeping Christ Child was one of the artist's favourites.




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