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

Jacob Bos (c. 1520-78)

Jacob's dream c.1549-80

Engraving | 25.6 x 35.3 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 853463

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An engraving by Jacob Bos after the fresco Jacob's dream painted by the workshop of Raphael (c.1517-19) in the vault of the sixth bay of the Raphael Loggia in the Vatican. Lettered 'RAPH.UR.IN.VEN.' and 'Iac.B.B.icid'. On watermarked paper. See 853464 for another version of this print, also lettered with Bos's name, and with variations. Trimmed along all edges.
  • Creator(s)

    Jacob Bos (c. 1520-78) (engraver)

    After a work by the workshop of Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

  • watermark: fleur de lys [left]
  • 25.6 x 35.3 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Bible & Holy Scripture
            • Old Testament
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.218 B.XXI.6

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Hollstein : Hollstein, F.W.H., 1949. Dutch and Flemish Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts 1450-1700. 32 vols, Amsterdam vol.III, p.148

    Davidson 1985 : Davidson, Bernice F. Raphael's Bible. A Study of the Vatican Logge, 1985 fig.54

    Dacos 2008: Dacos, N., The Loggia of Raphael: A Vatican Art Treasure, 2008 pl.119, p.160