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

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

Moses closing the waters of the Red Sea on Pharaoh's army c.1853-76

Albumen print | 18.4 x 35.8 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852793

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A photograph of a drawing by the School of Raphael now in the Royal Library at Windsor Castle (RCIN 905432). This composition is generally thought to have been frescoed in monochrome on a window-embrasure in the Stanza di Eliodoro in the Vatican. The composition is also recorded in an engraving by Pietro Santi Bartoli; see RCIN 852792.
  • Creator(s)

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

  • 18.4 x 35.8 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1853-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Stanza d'Eliodoro [Vatican Palace]
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.206 H.7

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    P&W : Popham, A.E. & Wilde, J., 1949. The Italian Drawings of the XV and XVI Centuries in the Collection of His Majesty The King at Windsor Castle, London p.318, no.814