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

Adam von Bartsch (1757-1821)

A study of three male draped figures dated 1787

Etching | 28.3 x 23.0 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852813

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A facsimile of a drawing attributed to Raphael (c.1516) now in the Albertina, Vienna (inv. no.227). Dated, and lettered with artists' names, and provenance of the work (Prince de Ligne Collection).

The drawing is generally described as a preparatory study for the choristers shown in the upper left foreground of the fresco of The Coronation of Charlemagne, painted in the Stanza dell'Incendio in the Vatican in c.1516-17.
  • Creator(s)

    Adam von Bartsch (1757-1821) (etcher)

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

  • 28.3 x 23.0 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Arts, Recreation, Entertainment & Sport
      • Music
        • Musical forms
          • Choirs (musical)
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.208 B.II.7