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

Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Müller (1782-1816)

The Temptation of Adam and Eve c.1813

Engraving | RCIN 853374

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A print after the fresco of the Temptation of Adam and Eve 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 production details and dedication in German below image. The lettered state with dedication is dated 1813 (see Corinna Höper in Raffael und die Folgen, pp.390-91, no.F 6.16B). Another state of the same plate is mounted on the verso.
  • Creator(s)

    Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Müller (1782-1816) (engraver)

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

    Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Müller (1782-1816) (designer)

    Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Müller (1782-1816) (publisher)

    Frauenholz, J.F. : Nürenberg (publisher)

    William I, King of Württemberg (1781-1864) (dedicatee)

    Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Müller (1782-1816) (dedicator)

  • annotation: In pencil: 798 [lower left on recto]
    annotation: In pencil: v. Rückseite [lower right on verso]
  • Was sich in grauen Vorzeit schon begeben, / Noch taeglich sehen wir's im Leben.

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

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

    Ruland p.214 B.VI.6(add)