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

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

A standing bearded man c.1853-76

Albumen print | 27.0 x 19.2 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852759

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A photograph of a drawing by Raphael (c.1506-07) now in the British Museum, London (inv. no.1855,0214.1v). The drawing is a copy from Michelangelo's unfinished statue of St Matthew (1505-06) now in the Gallerie dell'Accademia, Florence (inv. no.1077).

This drawing is on the verso of a sheet depicting a study for the Borghese Entombment (see RCIN 850260 for a photograph of the recto).
  • Creator(s)

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

  • 27.0 x 19.2 cm (sheet of paper)

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

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

    Ruland p.204 F.II.8

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Italian Drawings [...] British Museum: Raphael and his circle: catalogue, 1962 / Philip Pouncey and J.A. Gere, London pp. 10-11, no. 12 v

    Chapman/Plazzotta/Henry 2004 : Chapman, H, Plazzotta, C, Henry, T. Raphael. From Urbino to Rome. London, 2004 pp.212-21, no.71v; fig.93

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p;. 165, no. 133v