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

Giovanni Buonafede (b. 1816)

The Disputa c.1865-75

Engraving | 67.9 x 86.8 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852373

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An engraving after Disputa (The Disputation of the Holy Sacrament) painted by Raphael around 1508-09 in the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican. Lettered with production details and dedicatee's coat of arms (without dedication and printer/publisher's names). Annotated in pencil on the back. Described as from Pietro de Brognoli's series of prints after Raphael's Stanze frescoes and Sistine Chapel tapestries dated 1874 (Höper 2001). Not in Ruland (1876).
  • Creator(s)

    Giovanni Buonafede (b. 1816) (engraver)

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

    Nicola Ortis (1818-97) (designer)

  • annotation: Pf. 24. B. II [back, lower left corner, in pencil]
  • 67.9 x 86.8 cm (sheet of paper)

  • Added to the Prince Consort's Raphael Collection (after 1876)

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Stanza della Segnatura [Vatican Palace]
                    • Vatican-Stanza della Segnatura-Disputa
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.179 B.1d(add)

    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.34, no.I.7 (entry by Grazia Bernini Pezzini)

    Höper 2001 : Höper, C. Raffael und die Folgen, Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2001 p.375, no.F 1.23