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

After a work attributed to Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

The adoration of the golden calf c.1853-76

Albumen print | 19.4 x 29.7 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 853549

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A photograph of a drawing in the Uffizi, Florence (inv.no.510 E), attributed, with a question mark, to Raphael. The drawing is squared up in black chalk, possibly for transfer as the modello for the fresco The adoration of the golden calf painted by the workshop of Raphael (c.1517-19) in the vault of the ninth bay of the Raphael Loggia in the Vatican. See RCIN 853550 for another photograph of this drawing

Dacos (see Bibliographic Reference who completed the scene around the figures painted by Giulio Romano.
  • Creator(s)

    After a work attributed to Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

    Subject(s)
    Moses(OT)
  • 19.4 x 29.7 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Christianity
          • Bible & Holy Scripture
            • Old Testament
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.222 B.XXXIV.5

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Inventario Uffizi. Disegni Esposti I 1986 : Disegni esposti ; v. 1, 1986 / a cura di Annamaria Petrioli Tofani, Florence (Gabinetto disegni e stampe degli Uffizi) inv.no.510 E

    Dacos 2008: Dacos, N., The Loggia of Raphael: A Vatican Art Treasure, 2008 p.224, pl.163