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Christ Blessing
(Cristo benedicente)
Yearc. 1502-1504
MediumOil on wood
Dimensions30 cm × 25 cm (12 in × 9.8 in)
LocationPinacoteca Tosio Martinengo, Brescia,  Italy

Christ Blessing (Italian title: Cristo benedicente) is an oil on wood painting by the Italian Renaissance artist Raphael, executed c. 1502–1504. Since 1851, it is located in the Pinacoteca Tosio Martinengo, Brescia, Italy.

The features of Christ bear some resemblance to a self-portrait of Raphael's.[1]

See also


  1. ^ Pierluigi., De Vecchi (2002). Raphael. Raphael, 1483-1520. (1st ed.). New York: Abbeville Press. ISBN 0789207702. OCLC 49525789.