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Including subjects such as the Marriage and the Coronation of the Virgin

V. Dague (active 1803)

The Apostles looking at Christ and Virgin in Glory published 1803

Etching | 19.4 x 24.7 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 851429

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An outline-etching reproducing a composition wrongly attributed on plate to Raphael. The composition is thought to derive from a design by Giulio Romano, and is better known through a print by Léon Davent (RCIN 851428.a) which is part of a bigger composition (in four plates) depicting the Apostles looking at Christ and the Virgin in glory. As the lettering on the print makes clear, the subject was mistaken for a scene from the Pentecost. Published in C.P. Landon, Vie et Œuvre complète de Raphaël Sanzio, 1803, plate 422.
  • Creator(s)

    V. Dague (active 1803) (etcher)

    After Giulio Romano (Rome c. 1499-Mantua 1546) (artist)

    After a work previously attributed to Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    Subject(s)
    Saint Peter
  • 19.4 x 24.7 cm (sheet of paper)

    11.1 x 17.0 cm (image)

    15.4 x 18.7 cm (platemark)

  • Etude pour une descente du St. Esprit. / Vorschrift zu einen Niederschwebung des heil Geista. / Study for a descent of the Holy Spirit.

  • Added to the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.109 C.XI.2