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"The Expulsion of Heliodorus from the Temple"

Description

Interior narrative scene with the fallen Heliodorus being trampled by rearing horse at right. Alter and a priest are in center. Group of women and children at left. A church officiate rides in chair carried by three men. An arch frames the scene with inscription: "Raphael in aedibus santius vatica pinx nis." Engraving copied from Raphael painting--1512)

Details

Maker
Volpato, Giovanni, 1740-1803 (Maker)
After Raphael (Artist)
Date
1768-1799
Inscriptions
Beneath image at left: ""Bernardinus Nocchi delineavit"" and at right ""Joannes Volpato sculpsit, et vendit Roma""""
Location of origin
Italy
Material
ink
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Engraving
engravings (prints)
ink
paper (fiber product)
religious art
Dimensions
27 1/4 x 35 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1978.4.3
Credit Line
Gift of the children of Arthur and Susan Cabot Lyman
GUSN
17461

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