TITLE

New identifications in Raphael's School of Athens

AUTHOR(S)
Bell, Daniel Orth
PUB. DATE
December 1995
SOURCE
Art Bulletin;Dec95, Vol. 77 Issue 4, p638
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents an alternative identification of Greek philosophers in Raphael's `School of Athens' mural painting as part of the Stanza della Segnatura at the Vatican Palace, Vatican City. Depiction of Plato and Aristotle; Description of philosophers' chronological order of appearances; Implications on surrounding personalities including Diogenes the Cynic; Link with the painting `Disputation of the Holy Sacrament.'
ACCESSION #
9512181245

 

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