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

Schäfer, J. : Hochstrasse 40, Frankfurt a/M

Study of figures of monks c.1853-76

Albumen print | 26.8 x 16.6 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852603

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A photograph of a drawing by Raphael (c.1511) now in the Städel Museum, Frankfurt am Main (inv. no.382). The drawing is a study for the group of monks on the right-hand side of the fresco of The Presentation of the Decretals, painted to the right of the window on the south wall in the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican which is also known as Jurisprudence Wall.
  • Creator(s)

    Schäfer, J. : Hochstrasse 40, Frankfurt a/M (photographer)

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

  • 26.8 x 16.6 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
        • Religious orders
          • Monks
    • Social sciences
      • Law
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Stanza della Segnatura [Vatican Palace]
                    • Vatican-Stanza della Segnatura-Jurisprudence wall
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.194 E.III.2

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.196, no.256

    Jacoby/Sonnabend 2012: edited by J. Jacoby and M. Sonnabend, Frankfurt/Main 2012 pp.157-8, no.23