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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 woman carrying two water-jars c.1853-76

Salted paper print? | 23.4 x 12.5 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852834

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A photograph of a drawing now in the Sammlung der Kunstakademie, Museum Kunstpalast, Düsseldorf (inv. no.KA (KP) 14). The drawing corresponds with Raphael's figure of the woman carrying two water-jars painted in the lower right foreground of the fresco of The Fire in the Borgo, executed in the Stanza dell'Incendio in the Vatican in c.1514. A similar drawing (although in reverse) is now in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (inv. no.WA1846.284). For a photograph of the Ashmolean sheet, see RCIN 852835.