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

After a work copying Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520)

The Parnassus c.1853-76

Albumen print | 30.0 x 46.3 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852475

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A photograph of a drawing currently in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford (inv. no.WA1846.272). The drawing is a copy of a lost original design by Raphael, apparently an early study for the composition of the Parnassus fresco, painted in c.1510-11 in the Stanza della Segnatura, Vatican.
  • Creator(s)

    After a work copying Raphael (Urbino 1483-Rome 1520) (artist)

  • 30.0 x 46.3 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
        • Greece
          • Mount Parnassus [Greece]
    • Language, Linguistics and Literature
      • Literature
        • Poetry
    • People
      • Poets
    • Religion & Theology
      • Religions and faiths
        • Religions of antiquity
          • Classical mythology
            • Muses
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.186 C.I.60