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

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

Philosophy c.1860-76

Carbon print | 47.3 x 37.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852632

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A photograph of one of the four roundels painted on the vault of the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican. This roundel depicts the allegorical figure of Philosophy, flanked by two winged putti holding inscribed panels. It is painted above the fresco of the School of Athens.
  • Creator(s)

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

  • 47.3 x 37.4 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1860-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Stanza della Segnatura [Vatican Palace]
                    • Vatican-Stanza della Segnatura-Ceiling
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.196 F.III.1