Virgin Christ, The, and St. John, in Enamel, after a celebrated picture of Correggio, (painting)
Correggio (copy after)
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 134 (Sale info: For Sale).
"This is a very exquisite specimen of enamel painting. It is impossible for the pencil of an artist to exceed the freshness, truth, and delicacy of the colouring, which is more wonderful from the difficulties of the style in which it is executed, and the colouring has all the excellencies of the original. After Corregio." [P. 22.]
Descriptive Catalogue of Original Cabinet Paintings, now arranged in the Gallery, Doggett's Repository of Arts, entrance at No. 16, Market-Street, and may be viewed every day, from 8 in the morning till sunset; being a truly splendid and valuable Collection of one hundred and sixty-four Cabinet Paintings in elegant frames; selected on the Continent of Europe, at the Expense of thirty thousand dollars, and are warranted to comprise the works of the Great Masters, from the 13th Century to the Present Time.