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

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

Study for the upper part of 'The Disputa' c.1853-76

Albumen print | 23.7 x 40.8 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852397

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A photograph of a drawing by Raphael currently in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (inv. no. WA1846.183). The drawing is an early design for the upper part of the fresco of the Disputa (The Disputation of the Holy Sacrament), painted by Raphael around 1508-09 in the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican.
  • Creator(s)

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

  • 23.7 x 40.8 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Angels, demons, devils, saints
            • Saints (Christianity)
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.181 B.73

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Clayton 1999 : Clayton, M. Raphael and his Circle. Drawings from Windsor Castle, London p.70, under no.16

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.181, no.198