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Madonna of Saint Margaret: 22.I.5-116

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Madonna of Saint Margaret
Virgin and child surrounded by saints


Printmaker: Master IQV
Draughtsman: Parmigianino (Francesco Mazzola) (After)



Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1816) by Fitzwilliam, Richard, 7th Viscount


16th Century
Circa 1542 CE - Circa 1547 CE


The figure grouping is copied after a preparatory study by Parmigianino for a painting of 1528-29, made for the church of Saint Margaret at Bologna, although Master IQV probably worked from an engraving by Giulio Bonasone; the interior setting is the printmaker's own invention.

School or Style

Fontainebleau mannerism

Components of the work

Sheet Height 354 mm Width 242 mm

Techniques used in production


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Identification numbers

Accession number: 22.I.5-116
Primary reference Number: 208697
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 7 May 2016 Updated: Monday 18 January 2021 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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