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

Luigi Fabri (c. 1778-1835 or later)

The Coronation of Charlemagne [from the Stanza dell'Incendio] c.1798-1825

Engraving | 66.2 x 87.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852808

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A print reproducing the upper half of the west wall of the Stanza dell'Incendio in the Vatican. Proof before all letters. The lunette fresco depicting The Coronation of Charlemagne was painted by Raphael and his workshop in c.1516-17.
  • Creator(s)

    Luigi Fabri (c. 1778-1835 or later) (engraver)

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

    Ferdinando Cavalleri (1794-1865) (designer)

    Charlemagne, Holy Roman Emperor (742-814)
    Pope Leo III (d. 816)
  • 66.2 x 87.4 cm (sheet of paper)

    59.0 x 77.2 cm (platemark)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    • 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.3

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Raphael Invenit 1985 : G. Bernini Pezzini et al., Raphael Invenit. Stampe di Raffaello nelle Collezioni dell'Istituto Nazionale per la Grafica, Rome, 1985 p.57, no.III.1 (entry by Grazia Bernini Pezzini)