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The frescoes in the Vatican Palace commissioned by Popes Julius II and Leo X

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

A female figure seen from the rear c.1853-76

Salted paper print | 17.3 x 8.1 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852505

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A photograph of a drawing currently in the Uffizi, Florence (inv. no.P 1183). The drawing is a copy of a (now fragmentary) study by Raphael (c.1510) housed in the Albertina, Vienna (inv. no.219v), preparatory for the figure of the muse seen from the rear, standing on the extreme right of the group around Apollo in Raphael's fresco of Parnassus, painted in c.1510-11 in the Stanza della Segnatura, Vatican. A photograph of the Albertina sheet can be found at RCIN 852504.
  • Creator(s)

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

  • 17.3 x 8.1 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Religions of antiquity
          • Classical mythology
            • Muses
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Greece
          • Mount Parnassus [Greece]
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.188 C.I.90