Italian Masterpieces

Key works

  • Antonio Correggio
Italian c.1489–1534
Noli me tangere c.1525
oil on wood panel transferred to canvas 
130.0 x 103.0 cm
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00111)
Spanish Royal Collection

    Antonio Correggio
    Italian c.1489–1534
    Noli me tangere c.1525
    oil on wood panel transferred to canvas
    130.0 x 103.0 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00111)
    Spanish Royal Collection

  • Raphael
Italian 1483–1520
Holy Family with Saint John or Madonna of the Rose (Sacra Famiglia con san Giovannino o Madonna della Rosa) c.1517
oil on canvas
103.0 x 84.0 cm 
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00302)
Spanish Royal Collection

    Raphael
    Italian 1483–1520
    Holy Family with Saint John or Madonna of the Rose (Sacra Famiglia con san Giovannino o Madonna della Rosa) c.1517
    oil on canvas
    103.0 x 84.0 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00302)
    Spanish Royal Collection

  • Giambattista Tiepolo
Italian 1696–1770, worked in Spain 1762–70
The Immaculate Conception (L’Immacolata Concezione) 1767–69
oil on canvas
281.0 x 155.0 cm 
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00363)
Spanish Royal Collection

    Giambattista Tiepolo
    Italian 1696–1770, worked in Spain 1762–70
    The Immaculate Conception (L’Immacolata Concezione) 1767–69
    oil on canvas
    281.0 x 155.0 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00363)
    Spanish Royal Collection

  • Viviano Codazzi
Italian c.1604–70
Domenico Gargiulo
Italian c.1609–75
Panoramic view of a Roman amphitheatre (Perspectiva de un anfiteatro romano) c. 1638
oil on canvas
220.5 x 352.7 cm
Museo del Prado, Madrid (P02632)
Image courtesy Museo del Prado, Madrid

    Viviano Codazzi
    Italian c.1604–70
    Domenico Gargiulo
    Italian c.1609–75
    Panoramic view of a Roman amphitheatre (Perspectiva de un anfiteatro romano) c. 1638
    oil on canvas
    220.5 x 352.7 cm
    Museo del Prado, Madrid (P02632)
    Image courtesy Museo del Prado, Madrid

  • Andrea di Lione
Italian 1610–1685
Elephants in a circus (Gli Elefanti in un circo) c.1640
oil on canvas
229.0 x 231.0 cm
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00091)
Spanish Royal Collection

    Andrea di Lione
    Italian 1610–1685
    Elephants in a circus (Gli Elefanti in un circo) c.1640
    oil on canvas
    229.0 x 231.0 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00091)
    Spanish Royal Collection

  • Bartolomeo Passarotti
Italian 1529–1592
Head of a figure (Testa di una figura) 1560–70
pen and brown ink on blue paper
33.7 x 26.0 cm
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid
Fernández Durán Bequest, 1931 (D01781)

    Bartolomeo Passarotti
    Italian 1529–1592
    Head of a figure (Testa di una figura) 1560–70
    pen and brown ink on blue paper
    33.7 x 26.0 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid
    Fernández Durán Bequest, 1931 (D01781)

  • Jacopo Ligozzi (attributed to)
Italian 1547–1627
A chimera (La chimera) 1590–1610
pen and brown ink and brush and brown ink over black chalk, gold paint and white bodycolour
32.3 x 42.4 cm 
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (D01657)
Spanish Royal Collection

    Jacopo Ligozzi (attributed to)
    Italian 1547–1627
    A chimera (La chimera) 1590–1610
    pen and brown ink and brush and brown ink over black chalk, gold paint and white bodycolour
    32.3 x 42.4 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (D01657)
    Spanish Royal Collection

  • Orazio Gentileschi 
Italian 1563–1639, worked in England 1626–39
Saint Francis supported by an angel (San Francesco sorretto da un angelo) c.1605–07
oil on canvas
126.0 x 98.0 cm
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P03122)
Spanish Royal Collection

    Orazio Gentileschi
    Italian 1563–1639, worked in England 1626–39
    Saint Francis supported by an angel (San Francesco sorretto da un angelo) c.1605–07
    oil on canvas
    126.0 x 98.0 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P03122)
    Spanish Royal Collection

  • Titian
Italian 1485/90–1576
Philip II (Filippo II) 1551
oil on canvas
193.0 x 111.0 cm
Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00411)
Spanish Royal Collection
© Museo del Prado 2009

    Titian
    Italian 1485/90–1576
    Philip II (Filippo II) 1551
    oil on canvas
    193.0 x 111.0 cm
    Museo Nacional del Prado, Madrid (P00411)
    Spanish Royal Collection
    © Museo del Prado 2009