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

Joseph Theodore Richomme (1785-1849)

The Temptation of Adam and Eve dated 1814

Engraving with etching | 53.2 x 42.1 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852643

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A print reproducing one of the four rectangular frescoes painted on the vault of the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican. Dated on plate, and lettered with title and production details below image. The fresco reproduced in this print depicts the Temptation of Adam and Eve.
  • Creator(s)

    Joseph Theodore Richomme (1785-1849) (engraver)

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

    Ramboz : [Paris?] (printer)

    Richomme : 14 Rue Pierre Sarrazin, Paris (publisher)

  • 53.2 x 42.1 cm (sheet of paper)

    51.5 x 40.7 cm (platemark)

  • ADAM ET EVE

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

  • 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-Ceiling
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.196 F.V.2

    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 pp.44-5, no.VI.24 (entry by Grazia Bernini Pezzini)