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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 Sea Victory at Ostia [from the Stanza dell'Incendio] c.1798-1825

Engraving with etching | 66.2 x 87.3 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852844

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A print reproducing the fresco of The Victory at Ostia painted on the east wall of the Stanza dell'Incendio in the Vatican. Proof before all letters. With pencil annotations. The fresco is now generally thought to have been designed by Raphael, but his direct involvement in the execution (dated c.1514-15) is subject of much debate.
  • Creator(s)

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

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

    Tommaso Minardi (1787-1871) (designer)

    Subject(s)
    Pope Leo IV (r.847-855)
  • annotation: IV.3. [front, lower right, in pencil]
  • 66.2 x 87.3 cm (sheet of paper)

    59.4 x 77.8 cm (platemark)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Ostia [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Stanza dell'Incendio [Vatican Palace]
    • Social sciences
      • Military affairs
        • Wars, Campaigns & Battles
          • War operations
            • Battles
              • Sea battles
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.210 B.IV.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.II.3 (entry by Grazia Bernini Pezzini)