25 Best Mother & Child Paintings

 

“Sweet guardians of nature, attendeth my soul,
when sorrows like tempests torment me;
and all will be clearer whatever the toll
as thou hushes the demons that vex me.”

                                       – Amelia Dashwood

 


 

 

1.  Leonardo da Vinci, The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne

 

Leonardo da Vinci, The Virgin and Child with Saint Anne

 

 

2.   Gabriel Metsu, The Sick Child, c. late 1650’s

 

Gabriel Metsu THE SICK CHILD late 1650's

 

 

3.   Julius Garibaldi Melchers, Mother and Child, 1904

 

JULIUS GARIBALDI MELCHERS (Gari Melchers) (1860-1934) Mother and Child, 1904

 

 

4.    Abbott Henderson Thayer, Virgin, 1892-1893

 

A Virgin (1892-1893) by Abbott Handerson Thayer

 

 

5.    Marianne Stokes, Madonna, late 19th century

 

Madonna by Marianne Stokes, late 19th century

 

 

6.    Hans Baldung Grien, Rest on the Flight to Egypt, 1511 – 1514

 

Hans Baldung Grien, Rest on the Flight to Egypt, 1511 - 1514

 

 

7.    Rembrandt, The Holy Family with Angels

 

Rembrandt, The Holy Family with Angels

 

 

8.    Raphael, Madonna of the Goldfinch

 

Raphael, Madonna of the Goldfinch

 

 

9.   John William Waterhouse, Gathering Almond Blossoms, 1916

 

ohn William Waterhouse Gathering Almond Blossoms, 1916,

 

 

10.    Jean-François Millet, The Baby’s Cereal

 

Jean-François Millet, The Baby's Cereal

 

 

11.   Fritz Mackensen, Der Saeugling, 1892

 

Fritz Mackensen (1866-1953) Der Saeugling, 1892

 

 

12.   Titian, Madonna and Child, 1565-70

 

Titian, Madonna and Child, 1565-70

 

 

13.   Luke Hillestad,  Swamp Mama, 2014

 

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14.   Giovanni Segantini,  L’angelo della Vita

 

L_angelo della vita Giovanni Segantini

 

 

15.   Helene Knoop, Milk

 

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16.    John Singer Sargent, Stringing Onions

 

john Singer Sargent, Stringing Onions

 

 

17.   Mary Cassatt, The Child’s Bath, 1893

 

The Child's Bath by Mary Cassatt, 1893

 

 

18.   Carl Holsoe, Interior with Woman and Child

 

Carl Holsoe - Interior with Woman and Child

 

 

19.   Eugène Carrière, Mother’s Kiss, 1899

 

Eugène Carrière,Mother_s Kiss, 1899

 

 

20.   Odd Nerdrum, Stranded

 

Odd Nerdrum, Stranded

 

 

21.   Elizabeth Nourse, La Mere, 1888

 

Elizabeth Nourse, La mere, 1888

 

 

22.    Anna Nordgren,  Rest

 

Anna Nordgren (1847-1916) Rest

 

 

23.   Alves Cardoso, Mother and Child

 

Alves Cardoso (1883 – 1930

 

 

24.   Reginald Bottomley,  Mother and Child looking at the Virgin and Child

 

(c) Littlehampton Museum; Supplied by The Public Catalogue Foundation

 

 

25.   William Bouguereau, L’innocence, 1893

 

William Bouguereau - L'innocence (1893)

 

 


 

 

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