The Sleeping Christ Child (after Guido Reni)

František Tkadlík

František Tkadlík - The Sleeping Christ Child (after Guido Reni)
Tkadlík made the drawing Sleeping Christ Child according to a painting by Guido Reni. The unnatural, „unchildlike“ position of the child in this case is an obvious allusion to the Pieta.
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measurements: height 730 mm
width 513 mm
material: grey paper
technique: Black and white chalk
inventory number: K 18718
gallery collection: Collection of Prints and Drawings
licence: Creative Commons License public domain