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After a work copying Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

Christ's charge to Peter c. 1857

Albumen print? | RCIN 2864397

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A photograph of a drawing now in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle (RCIN 990317). The drawing is a copy from Raphael's tapestry cartoon of 'Christ's Charge to Peter' (see RCIN 912945). Ruland (1876) suggested that the drawing is the work of Biagio Pupini.

A copy of this photograph (RCIN 853056) can be found in the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection, portfolio 31 (970590)

  • Creator(s)

    After a work copying Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    After a work previously attributed to Biagio Pupini (active 1511-after 1575) (artist)

    Attributed to Charles Thurston Thompson (1816-68) (photographer)

    Saint Peter
  • Acquired by Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of Christ
            • Public Life of Christ
              • Christ's Charge to Peter (Donation of the Keys)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Industries, Crafts and Trades
        • Ironmongery
          • Keys
  • Bibliographic reference(s)

    P&W : Popham, A.E. & Wilde, J., 1949. The Italian Drawings of the XV and XVI Centuries in the Collection of His Majesty The King at Windsor Castle, London p.320, no.827