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

Louis Chéron (1660-1713)

Head of a soldier wearing a helmet [from 'The Battle of Constantine at the Milvian Bridge'] c.1680-1703

Etching | 24.1 x 20.1 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852919

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A print reproducing the head of a soldier painted in the fresco of The Battle of Constantine at the Milvian Bridge, designed by Raphael and eventually executed by his workshop in the Sala di Costantino in the Vatican between 1520 and 1524. Letetred with artists' names. Numbered at upper right: 6. Ruland (1876) catalogued this print as by G. Audran.
  • Creator(s)

    Louis Chéron (1660-1713) (designer)

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

    Attributed to Gérard Audran (1640-1703) (etcher)

  • 24.1 x 20.1 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Science, Medicine and Technology
      • Medical sciences
        • Anatomy
          • Heads
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • Wars
            • Wars of the first century to the tenth century
              • Rome and the Barbarians (305-400) (war)
                • Battle of the Milvian Bridge, 312 (Rome and the Barbarians)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Sala di Costantino [Vatican Palace]
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.236 B.II.12