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

Alphonse-Alexandre Leroy (1820-1902)

Study of three feet published 1858

Crayon-manner | 22.4 x 20.7 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852508

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A facsimile of a drawing by Raphael (c.1510) now in the Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lille (inv. no.Pl 446). Published in Choix de dessins de Raphael qui font partie de la collection Wicar à Lille, Paris 1858.

The upper feet connect with the figure often identified as Horace, standing in the lower right corner of Raphael's fresco of Parnassus, painted in c.1510-11 in the the Stanza della Segnatura, Vatican. The lower study is for the right foot of the figure standing to the left of 'Horace', holding a finger on his lips.
  • Creator(s)

    Alphonse-Alexandre Leroy (1820-1902) (printmaker)

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

  • 22.4 x 20.7 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.188 C.I.93

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.191, no.236r

    Brejon de Lavergnée 1997 : Brejon de Lavergnée, B, 1997. Catalogue des dessins Italiens. Collections du Palais des Beaux-Arts de Lille, Paris p.188, no.538v