Breastfeeding Art Series: Portraits


“Lullaby” by Anna Rose Bain

By Portuguese artist Alves Cardoso, 1883 – 1930

By Rubens, 1614

By Gentileschi

“The Young Heir” by Adrien Emmanuel Marie (cropped)

  oil painting   V FA.53[O]

“The Young Mother” by Charles West Cope, 1845

Fine Antique 19thC Painting oil on Panel Mother Breastfeeding her Child | eBay

Fine Antique 19th cent. oil painting on panel; Mother Breastfeeding her Child. Via eBay.

Mother and Child by Camille Corot, 1860

By Emile Levy

By Emile Levy

Painting by Vicente Romero Redendo


By Zanaida Serebryakova, 1912

Elin Danielson-Gambogi (1861 - 1919) "Mother" 1893. #embrace #lifeisagift #mothers #art

“Mother” by Elin Danielson-Gambogi, 1893

“Madonna-Mary Gallén stillt Marjatta” by Akseli Gallen-Kallela, 1891

East Indian Breastfeeding Art; 1950 #bfcafe #breastfeeding #art

East Indian Breastfeeding Art, 1950

Beautiful piece of art

Via Therese, pinterest

By Willem Bartel van der Kooi, 1826

Akseli Gallen-Kallela

Mother and child, by Norman Hepple

“The Gipsey Mother,” E. Portbury / Sir David Wilkie

Porträt seiner Frau by Johann Baptist Lampi, 1783

“Mother and Child” by Pieter de Grebber, 1622. Frans Halsmuseum, Haarlem.

By Pieter de Grebber, 1622

grenness on breastfeeding

By Grenness

“A Lady Nursing her Child in a Drawing Room” by François-Guillaume Ménageot, early 19th Century

The Wet Nurse  by Mattia Pretti, 1630 - 1699 #breastfeeding #painting #art

“The Wet Nurse” by Mattia Pretti; via


Via Mama Leaf, pinterest

26, favorite

Via Mama Leaf, pinterest

Portrait de Lady Mary Boyle et son fils Charles Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1700 Huile sur toile, environ 82 x 65 cm Collection Privée

“Lady Mary Boyle and her son Charles” by Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1700

“Maternite” by Elizabeth Nourse, 1897

“Je dors mais mon coeur veille” (I sleep but my heart is awake) by Charles Léandre, 1889

breastfeeding art - mother and child, mary cassatt

By Mary Cassatt

Mother and child.

Via Mama Leaf, pinterest.

“Motherhood” by Gino Severini, 1916

Possibly a portrait of the artist’s wife, Catharina Hendrika Horn, and their first child, by Jacob Maris, 1868