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

Pietro Ghigi (first half 19th century)

Head of a young man wearing a plumed hat [from 'The Donation of Constantine'] c.1790-1850

Engraving | 45.4 x 33.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852943

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A print reproducing the head of the young man wearing a plumed hat painted in the right foreground of the fresco of The Donation of Constantine, executed by Raphael's workshop in the Sala di Costantino in the Vatican between 1520 and 1524. Lettered with production details. The figure is identified as the painter Raffaellino dal Colle (1490–1566). Published in Raccolta delle teste dei filosofi, dei Poeti, colle nove Muse ed Apollo, e di altri uomini illustri dipinti da Raffaelle..., a series engraved by a number of different artists after designs by Luigi Agricola.
  • Creator(s)

    Pietro Ghigi (first half 19th century) (engraver)

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

    Luigi Agricola (c. 1750- c. 1821) (designer)

    Franzetti, Agapito : Rome (publisher)

    Subject(s)
    Raffaellino del Garbo (c. 1470/5-1524)
  • 45.4 x 33.4 cm (sheet of paper)

    35.0 x 27.4 cm (platemark)

  • RAFFAELE DAL COLLE / Del Borgo S. Sepolcro discepolo di Giulio Romano. Ajutò il suo Maes / tro a dipingere la Sala di Costantino nel Vaticano, e dipinse anche nelle / Logge coi disegni di Raffaele da Urbino.

  • 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
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.237 B.IV.6