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

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

Drapery study and sketch of a right hand c.1853-76

Albumen print | 32.1 x 23.2 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852509

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A photograph of a drawing by Raphael (c.1510) now in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lille (inv. no.Pl 445). The drapery study and the sketch of the right hand are for the figure of Homer, standing to the left of the central group in Raphael's fresco of Parnassus, painted in c.1510-11 in the the Stanza della Segnatura, Vatican.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Subject(s)
    Homer (active 850 BC?)
  • 32.1 x 23.2 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.188 C.I.94

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.191, no.236v

    Brejon de Lavergnée 1997 : Brejon de Lavergnée, B, 1997. Catalogue des dessins Italiens. Collections du Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Paris p.188, no.538r