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

Giovanni Battista Franco (c. 1510-1561)

Constantine presenting the City of Rome to the Holy See c.1530-51

Engraving | 41.4 x 58.2 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852940

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An engraving after the fresco of The Donation of Constantine, painted by Raphael's workshop in the Sala di Costantino in the Vatican between 1520 and 1524; reproduced in reverse. Laid down on backing sheet of paper.
  • Creator(s)

    Giovanni Battista Franco (c. 1510-1561) (engraver)

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

    Constantine I, The Great (272-337 AD)
  • 41.4 x 58.2 cm (sheet of paper)

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

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

    Ruland p.237 B.IV.3

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Höper 2001 : Höper, C. Raffael und die Folgen, Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2001 p.418, no.F 22.1