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

After Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

The Coronation of Charlemagne [from the Stanza dell'Incendio] c.1860-76

Carbon print | 35.4 x 48.0 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852806

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A photograph reproducing the fresco of The Coronation of Charlemagne, painted by Raphael and his workshop in the Stanza dell'Incendio in the Vatican in c.1516-17.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Subject(s)
    Charlemagne, Holy Roman Emperor (742-814)
    Pope Leo III (d. 816)
  • 35.4 x 48.0 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Acquired for the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (c.1860-76)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • photographs
    Subject(s)
    • Social sciences
      • Ethnology
        • Public life
          • Coronations
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • St. Peter's Basilica [Vatican City]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Stanza dell'Incendio [Vatican Palace]
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.207 B.II.1