Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Apollo
Census of Antique Art known to the RenaissanceKnown prototypesStatuesNaples, Museo Nazionale (Torso of Apollon Sauroktonos)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Biblical cycles
MuralsVatican City, Palazzi Vaticani, Logge (1518-1519)
Old Testament
3 Kings (A.V. I Kings) The Queen of Saba (A.V. Sheba) (3 Kings 10) The Queen of Saba brings gifts to Solomon (3 Kings 10:10)Solomon on the lions' throne, Queen not black
Further details
figure at the left pointing finger towards central group taken from statue of the Apollon Sauroktonos (also used in Apollo of 'Convito Nuziale' in Farnesina)
ARTIST/CREATOR
Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio) (1483-1520)
DATE
1518 - 1519
LOCATION
Vatican City, Palazzo Apostolico, Logge
PAGE/FOLIO/PLATE NUMBER
12d
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Rumer Godden, The Raphael Bible, London 1970, p. 214
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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