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After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

The Annunciation c.1860-76

Carbon print | 28.1 x 41.9 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 851371

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A photograph of a cartoon by Raphael now in the Musée du Louvre, Paris (inv. no.3860). The cartoon was made for the Annunciation, the left scene of the predella of the so-called Oddi Altarpiece (or Pala Oddi) which was painted by Raphael in c.1502-03 and is now in the Pinacoteca Vaticana, Vatican City (inv. no.335). Photographs of the central panel of the altarpiece at RCINs 851349, 851350, 851351.
  • Creator(s)

    After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    Archangel Gabriel
    Blessed Virgin Mary
  • 28.1 x 41.9 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1860-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Life of the Virgin Mary
            • Annunciation
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.104 A.I.23

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.145, no.51

    Knab/Mitsch/Oberhuber 1983 : Raffaello. I disegni 1983 : I disegni. (Catalogo dei Disegni a cura di Oberhuber, Ferino Pagden, Huber), Florence 1983 p.586, no.53

    Cordellier/Py 1992 : Raphael : son atelier, ses copistes, 1992 / par Dominique Cordellier et Bernadette Py, Paris (Inventaire general des dessins Italiens ; V / sous la direction de Francoise Viatte) pp.24-8, no.18