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

Master of the Die (active 1530-60)

Joseph sold by his brothers dated 1533

Engraving | 21.1 x 29.0 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 853496

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A reversed engraving stated by Ruland (1876) to 'probably' have been made from the original sketch for the fresco Joseph sold by his brothers painted by the workshop of Raphael (c.1517-19) in the vault of the seventh bay of the Raphael Loggia in the Vatican. Lettered with the engraver's monogramme (Nagler, I, 2098) and the date. First state. Trimmed, irregularly, on all edges.
  • Creator(s)

    Master of the Die (active 1530-60) (engraver)

    After a work attributed to Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

  • 21.1 x 29.0 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Added to the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1856-73)

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

    Ruland p.219 B.XXVI.4

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Raphael Invenit 1985 : G. Bernini Pezzini et al., Raphael Invenit. Stampe di Raffaello nelle Collezioni dell'Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica, Rome, 1985 p.74, no.I.16 (entry by Stefania Massari)