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

Anne Claude Philippe, Comte de Caylus (1692-1765)

Study for the lower left section of the 'Disputa' c.1712-55

Etching | 37.2 x 48.2 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852429

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A reversed facsimile etching of a drawing by Raphael (c.1508-09) currently in the Städel Museum, Graphische Sammlung, Frankfurt am Main (inv. no.379). Lettered with description of image, production details and provenance of the work (collection of Pierre Crozat). Numbered in the lower right corner: 43. Published in Recueil de Crozat, Paris 1729, plate 43.

The drawing is a preliminary study for the lower left section of the Disputa (The Disputation of the Holy Sacrament), painted by Raphael in the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican between 1508 and 1511.
  • Creator(s)

    Anne Claude Philippe, Comte de Caylus (1692-1765) (etcher)

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

  • 37.2 x 48.2 cm (sheet of paper)

    31.1 x 42.2 cm (platemark)

  • ESTUDE POUR LE TABLEAU DE LA DISPUTE SUR LE SAINT SACREMENT.

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

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

    Ruland p.183 B.103

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.184, no.205

    Jacoby/Sonnabend 2012: edited by J. Jacoby and M. Sonnabend, Frankfurt/Main 2012 pp.137-9, no.17