The pope, the painter, and the dynamics of social standing in the Stanza della Segnatura

Material TypeArticleLanguageEnglish
TitleThe pope, the painter, and the dynamics of social standing in the Stanza della Segnatura Author(S)DANIEL M. UNGER (Author)
Abstract  Raphael's School of Athens received much attention in modern scholarship, yet little attention was given to the anonymous figures of classical beauty that are scattered, not only in this particular painting, but also in the Disputà, the painting on the opposite wall of the stanza. In this article, the focus of attention will be on three such figures in the School of Athens, which are situated on the left side of the painting. ...Paginationp 269-287
SubjectEurope -- HistoryDescriptorsRenaissance
Journal TitleRenaissance studies: Journal of the Society for Renaissance Studies  
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