Study of St. Barbara from Raphael’s “The Sistine Madonna”

I was reading Dostoevsky’s “The Adolescent” and the Sistine Madonna was mentioned. In the notes to the novel it states that he owned an engraving of it and the painting is mentioned in some of his other novels. Intrigued, I googled the painting and was stunned. Naturally, I had to do a master study of … More Study of St. Barbara from Raphael’s “The Sistine Madonna”