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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 portion of the Disputa c.1712-55

Etching | 27.2 x 43.6 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852425

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A facsimile etching reproducing (in reverse) a drawing by Raphael (c.1508-09) currently in the Musée Condé, Chantilly (inv. no.53(45)). Lettered with artists' names within image. Numbered at top left: 16. Marked with black ink stamp. Annotated in pencil at upper right: 12/2.

The drawing is a preliminary study for the lower portion 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)

  • annotation: 12/2 [front, upper right, in pencil]
  • 27.2 x 43.6 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    • 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.182 B.100

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.182, no.199

    Peronnet 1997 : Peronnet, B, 1997. Dessins italiens du Musee Conde a Chantilly II. Raphael et son cercle, Paris pp.50-53, no.6

    Clayton 1999 : Clayton, M. Raphael and his Circle. Drawings from Windsor Castle, London pp.68-72, under nos.16-17