The copy was probably made shortly after its acquisition by the Louvre in 1816 by an artist possibly training or for a special order. Here is the presentation of cartel Luvre display at the museum.The sleep of the child Jesus. The Sleeping Child could be an allusion to the future Passion of Christ, while the virgin appears to ponder his fate. Perhaps inspired by an engraving of guido reni, this was one of the most frequently treated by the artist who has given several versions, sometimes in an oval format.
Our version is 48x39 cm, it has been lined and contains some traces of old restorations not visible to naked lil. Possibility delivered by hand on paris and sending professional carrier is possible, feel free to ask me for that I provide you a quote. I remain available for questions and additional photos. The seller is \This item can not be delivered, the buyer has to pick him up.