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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 Emperor Augustus Prevents the Burning of Virgil's Aeneid c.1853-76

Albumen print | 7.4 x 10.3 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852523

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A photograph of a drawing by Raphael now in the Teylers Museum, Haarlem (inv. no.A 56). The drawing is a preparatory study for the grisaille fresco to the right below Parnassus in the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican.
  • Creator(s)

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

    Subject(s)
    Augustus, Emperor of Rome (63 BC-AD 14)
    Virgil (70-19 BC)
  • 7.4 x 10.3 cm (sheet of paper)

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

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

    Ruland p.189 C.III.2

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    van Tuyll van Serooskerken 2000 : van Tuyll van Serooskerken, C., 2000. The Italian drawings of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries in the Teyler Museum. p.251, no.228