[Three plates representing the theological virtues of faith, hope and charity]Dessiné par Aug.te Boucher Desnoyers d'après le Tableau de Raphael Peint en Grisaille, qui est exposé dans la Galerie du Musée Napoleon.
Three engravings, each platemark 310 x 465mm (12¼ x 18¼"), very large margins. Rare as a set.
Set of three engravings from small grisaille paintings by Raphael. These paintings were made in 1507 and formed the predella (lower section) of an altarpiece by Raphael for the Baglione family in Perugia, the central panel of which showed the Deposition of Christ (Rome, Galleria Borghese). The three predella sections are now in the Vatican Gallery.
Provenance: Torridon Lovelace/King Family.
[Ref: 39686] £580.00