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

After a work copying Giulio Romano (Rome c. 1499-Mantua 1546)

A pope surrounded by angels and other figures c.1853-76

Albumen print | 39.3 x 27.3 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852998

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A photograph of a drawing now in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle (RCIN 990486). The drawing is a copy from the group of a pope (Felix III or Gregory VII?) surrounded by angels and accompanied by the allegorical figure of Fortitude, painted by Raphael's workshop on the left of The Donation of Constantine in the Sala di Costantino in the Vatican.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Pope Gregory VII (1023-1085)
    Pope Felix III (d. 492)
  • 39.3 x 27.3 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Sala di Costantino [Vatican Palace]
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.239 C.VII.3

    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.236, no.357