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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)

Soldiers assaulting a fortress c.1853-76

Albumen print | 11.3 x 31.3 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 853007

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A photograph of a drawing now in the Musée du Louvre, Paris (inv. no.4324). The drawing has been described as a preparatory study, or a copy after such, by the workshop of Raphael for one of the monochromes painted in the Sala di Costantino in the Vatican. Scholars have often attributed the drawing to Francesco Penni.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Subject(s)
    Constantine I, The Great (272-337 AD)
  • 11.3 x 31.3 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • War operations
            • Battles
            • Sieges
        • Cavalry
          • Cavalry soldiers
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Sala di Costantino [Vatican Palace]
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.240 E.35

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Cordellier/Py 1992 : Raphael : son atelier, ses copistes, 1992 / par Dominique Cordellier et Bernadette Py, Paris (Inventaire general des dessins Italiens ; V / sous la direction de Francoise Viatte) pp.561-2, no.947