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

Antonio Suntach (1744-1828)

The Expulsion from Paradise c.1764-1818

Engraving with etching | 24.0 x 26.4 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 853379

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A print after the fresco of the Expulsion from Paradise painted by the workshop of Raphael (c.1517-19) in the vault of the second bay of the Raphael Loggia in the Vatican. Lettered with Bible quote in Latin (Genesis III) and numbered on plate at upper left: No. IV. Lettered with attribution of the design to Raphael and printmaker's name. Trimmed to platemark and mounted on a sheet of paper.
  • Creator(s)

    Antonio Suntach (1744-1828) (printmaker)

    After a work by the workshop of Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

  • 24.0 x 26.4 cm (sheet of paper)

    21.6 x 25.3 cm (platemark)

  • EJECITQUE ADAM ET COLLOCAVIT ANTE PARADISUM VOLUPTATIS CHERUBIM ET FLAMMEUM GLADIUM

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

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

    Ruland p.214 B.VII.5

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Höper 2001 : Höper, C. Raffael und die Folgen, Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2001 p.426, G 2.3

    Davidson 1985 : Davidson, Bernice F. Raphael's Bible. A Study of the Vatican Logge, 1985 fig.24

    Dacos 2008: Dacos, N., The Loggia of Raphael: A Vatican Art Treasure, 2008 pl.105, p.144