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

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

Joshua crosses the Jordan c.1725-65

Etching with engraving | 54.6 x 68.9 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 853567

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A print reproducing, in reverse, the fresco Joshua crosses the Jordan painted by the workshop of Raphael (c.1517-19) in the vault of the tenth bay of the Raphael Loggia in the Vatican. Lettered with attribution of the composition to Raphael and publication details. On watermarked paper. Trimmed to image.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Robert Hecquet (1693-1775) (printer)

    Subject(s)
    Joshua(OT)
  • watermark: [unidentifiable] [left; right]
  • 54.6 x 68.9 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Physiography
        • Rivers
          • Rivers of Asia
            • River Jordan
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Bible & Holy Scripture
            • Old Testament
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.223 B.XXXVII.4

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Davidson 1985 : Davidson, Bernice F. Raphael's Bible. A Study of the Vatican Logge, 1985 fig.83

    Dacos 2008: Dacos, N., The Loggia of Raphael: A Vatican Art Treasure, 2008 pl.135, p.178