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

Ludwig Theodor Zoellner (1796-1860)

Various sketches and a draft of a sonnet c.1840-60

Lithograph | 32.3 x 45.8 cm (sheet of paper) | RCIN 852457

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A lithographic facsimile of a drawing by Raphael (c.1508-09) currently in the British Museum, London (inv. no.Ff.1-35). Lettered with production details and provenance of the work along the lower margin. Published in Passavant's Atlas, pl.XII.

The centre group and the study of a right foot are connected with the two figures standing in the right foreground of the Disputa (The Disputation of the Holy Sacrament), painted by Raphael in the Stanza della Segnatura in the Vatican between 1508 and 1511. On the sheets are also other studies probably related to the fresco and the draft of a sonnet.
  • Creator(s)

    Ludwig Theodor Zoellner (1796-1860) (lithographer)

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

    Johann David Passavant (1787-1861) (designer)

  • 32.3 x 45.8 cm (sheet of paper)

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

  • Object type(s)
      • visual works
        • prints
    Subject(s)
    • Language, Linguistics and Literature
      • Literature
        • Poetry
          • Sonnets
    • Places
      • Europe
        • Italy
          • Lazio [Italy]
            • Rome [Lazio]
              • Vatican City [Rome]
                • Vatican Palace [Vatican City]
                  • Stanza della Segnatura [Vatican Palace]
                    • Vatican-Stanza della Segnatura-Disputa
  • Other number(s)

    Ruland p.185 B.130

    Bibliographic reference(s)

    Catalogue of the Department of Prints and Drawings in the British Museum. v. P. Pouncey and J.A.Gere, Raphael and His Circle (1962); pp.27-28, no.32

    Joannides 1983 : Joannides, P., 1983. The Drawings of Raphael, with a complete catalogue, Oxford p.184, no.209