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Bulla (Papal bull) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 207

Bulla (Papal bull) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 207

Historiated initial 'B'(ulla) of a pope giving a sealed document to a cleric. Image taken from f. 207 of Omne Bonum (Absolucio-Circumcisio). Written in Latin.

Auctoritas (Papal authority) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 158v

Auctoritas (Papal authority) from BL Royal 6 E VI, f. 158v

Detail of a historiated initial 'A'(utoritas) of a pope with a sealed document and a man kneeling before him. Image taken from f. 158v of Omne Bonum (Circumcisio-Dona Spiritui Sancti). Written in Latin.

Pope and clerics from BL YT 28, f. 69

Pope and clerics from BL YT 28, f. 69

Miniature of a Pope with two clerics, and two monks holding a processional cross. Image taken from f. 69 of Secreta secretorum (ff. 1-43); Il Tesoro (translation of Li Livres dou Tresor) (ff. 43v-130); miscella... more

Pope Urban II urging kings and knights to join a Crusade, Nov. 1095

Pope Urban II urging kings and knights to join a Crusade, Nov. 1095

Illus. in: Robertus Remensis, Historia itineris contra Turcos (Dutch), Gouda, ca. 1486. Referece copy may be in LOT 7012. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Incu... more

The Vatican Obelisk

The Vatican Obelisk

Published as part of Antonio Lafreri's Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence). It is likely that individuals who purchased the prints from Lafreri made their own selections and had ... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Design for the Basilica of St. Peter's in the Vatican

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Design for the Basilica of St. Peter'...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: The Vatican Obelisk

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: The Vatican Obelisk

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Francis appearing to the pope from BL Harley 3229, f. 91

Francis appearing to the pope from BL Harley 3229, f. 91

Detail of an historiated initial 'A'(dom) of Francis appearing to the Pope in a dream. Image taken from f. 91 of Legend and Life of Francis of Assisi (with Miracles). Written in Latin.

The Apollo Belvedere from the Vatican his left hand resting on the tree trunk around which coils a python

The Apollo Belvedere from the Vatican his left hand resting on the tre...

The Apollo Belvedere was discovered near Rome in the late fifteenth century. Possibly a second-century marble copy of a bronze original by the Greek sculptor Leochares, the statue was immediately appreciated as... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Design for the Basilica of St. Peter's in the Vatican

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Design for the Basilica of St. Peter'...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Joseph of Arimathea, after Michelangelo's Crucifixion fresco in the Cappella Paolina, Vatican

Joseph of Arimathea, after Michelangelo's Crucifixion fresco in the Ca...

Nicolas Beatrizet (French, Lunéville 1515–ca. 1566 Rome (?))

Conversion of Saul, from Michelangelo's fresco in the Pauline Chapel at the Vatican

Conversion of Saul, from Michelangelo's fresco in the Pauline Chapel a...

Nicolas Beatrizet (French, Lunéville 1515–ca. 1566 Rome (?))

The Crucifixion of St Peter (after Michelangelo's Frescoes in the Pauline Chapel, Vatican Palace)

The Crucifixion of St Peter (after Michelangelo's Frescoes in the Paul...

See: B. Barnes, 'Michelangelo in Print: Reproductions as Response in the Sixteenth Century', 2010, no.66. Michele Lucchese (Italian, active Rome, 1534–64)

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: The Vatican Obelisque

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: The Vatican Obelisque

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Vatican Tournament

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Vatican Tournament

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Plan of the Vatican Teatro, in which the Vatican Tournament was Held

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Plan of the Vatican Teatro, in which ...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Vatican Pietà

Vatican Pietà

Adamo (Ghisi) Scultori (Italian, Mantua ca. 1530–1587 Rome)

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Vatican Reception of the Duke of Tuscany

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Vatican Reception of the Duke of Tusc...

This print comes from the museum’s copy of the Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae (The Mirror of Roman Magnificence) The Speculum found its origin in the publishing endeavors of Antonio Salamanca and Antonio Lafre... more

Alexander VI., papa

Alexander VI., papa

Stecher: Galle, Philips

Eugen IV., papa

Eugen IV., papa

Stecher: Galle, Philips

Julius II., papa

Julius II., papa

Stecher: Galle, Philips

Sixtus IV., papa

Sixtus IV., papa

Stecher: Galle, Philips

Martin V., papa

Martin V., papa

Stecher: Galle, Philips

Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae: Moving the Vatican Obelisk
Della Trasportatione dell'Obelisco Vaticano et  delle Fabriche di Nostro Signore Papa Sisto V fatte dal Cavallier Domenico Fontana Architetto di sua Santita Libro Primo

Della Trasportatione dell'Obelisco Vaticano et delle Fabriche di Nost...

Domenico Fontana (Swiss, Melide 1543–1607 Rome)

[Obelisk, wrapped in a protective casing, on its side on rollers, moving along scaffolding from the Circus Nero to its new location at the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome]

[Obelisk, wrapped in a protective casing, on its side on rollers, movi...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Della trasportatione dell'obelisco vaticano et delle fabriche di Nostro Signore papa Sisto v fatte dal cavallier Domenico Fontana. Roma : D. Basa, 1590. Published in: ... more

[Scaffolding used for support when lowering obelisk at the Circus Nero prior to its relocation to the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome]

[Scaffolding used for support when lowering obelisk at the Circus Nero...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Della trasportatione dell'obelisco vaticano et delle fabriche di Nostro Signore papa Sisto v fatte dal cavallier Domenico Fontana. Roma : D. Basa, 1590. Published in: ... more

[Obelisk at the Circus Nero prior to its relocation to the Piazza of Saint Peter in Rome]

[Obelisk at the Circus Nero prior to its relocation to the Piazza of S...

Title devised by Library staff. Illus. in: Della trasportatione dell'obelisco vaticano et delle fabriche di Nostro Signore papa Sisto v fatte dal cavallier Domenico Fontana. Roma : D. Basa, 1590. Published in: ... more

Klemens VIII., papa

Klemens VIII., papa

Stecher: Sadeler, Raphael (1) Verleger: Sadeler, Raphael (1) Verlagsort: Venedig

Fantasy based on Vatican: Sistine Chapel, Loggia (identification by James S. Ackerman) (recto); A Lion (verso)

Fantasy based on Vatican: Sistine Chapel, Loggia (identification by Ja...

Anonymous, Italian, Roman-Bolognese, 17th century

Paul V., papa

Paul V., papa

Verleger: Custos, Dominicus Stecher: Kilian, Wolfgang faktischer Entstehungsort: Venedig Verlagsort: Augsburg

Leo XI., papa

Leo XI., papa

Formschneider: Passe, Crispyn de (1)

Paul V., papa

Paul V., papa

Stecher: Homann, ?

Paul V., papa

Paul V., papa

Verleger: Custos, Dominicus Stecher: Kilian, Wolfgang faktischer Entstehungsort: Venedig Verlagsort: Augsburg

Basilica di S. Pietro in Vaticano (spine title)

Basilica di S. Pietro in Vaticano (spine title)

Giovanni Battista Costaguti the Elder (active first half of the 17th century)

Gregor XV., papa

Gregor XV., papa

Stecher: Isselburg, Peter Drucker: Isselburg, Peter

Pius II., papa

Pius II., papa

Stecher: Klüpfel, Johann Conrad

Urban VIII., papa

Urban VIII., papa

Verleger: Mechelen, Jan van

Urban VIII., papa

Urban VIII., papa

Stecher: Mellan, Claude faktischer Entstehungsort: Rom

Julius III., papa

Julius III., papa

Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van

Klemens VII., papa

Klemens VII., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Leo X., papa

Leo X., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Leo XI., papa

Leo XI., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Paul V., papa

Paul V., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Hadrian VI., papa

Hadrian VI., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Paul III., papa

Paul III., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Pius IV., papa

Pius IV., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Paul III., papa

Paul III., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Pius V., papa

Pius V., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Klemens VIII., papa

Klemens VIII., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Leo X., papa

Leo X., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Innozenz IX., papa

Innozenz IX., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Innozenz IX., papa

Innozenz IX., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Leo XI., papa

Leo XI., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Klemens VIII., papa

Klemens VIII., papa

Verleger: Heyden, Christoph van der Stecher: Hulsen, Friedrich van Verlagsort: Straßburg

Urban VIII., papa

Urban VIII., papa

Stecher: Mellan, Claude Zeichner: Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo

Urban VIII., papa

Urban VIII., papa

Stecher: Mellan, Claude Zeichner: Bernini, Giovanni Lorenzo

Alexander VII., papa

Alexander VII., papa

Stecher: Blomaert, Frans

Alexander VII., papa

Alexander VII., papa

Stecher: Blomaert, Frans

Innozenz X., papa

Innozenz X., papa

Verleger: Merian, Matthäus (der Ältere) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Plan of the City of Rome. Part 7 with a Dedication to Camillo Pamphili, the Vatican and Part of the City Wall

Plan of the City of Rome. Part 7 with a Dedication to Camillo Pamphili...

Part of the lower half of the map. The sheet is characterized by a banner with a dedication from Domenico Rossi to Camillo Pamphili. It shows part of the left bank of the city with the Vatican and part of the c... more

Innozenz X., papa

Innozenz X., papa

Stecher: Matham, Adriaen

Innozenz X., papa

Innozenz X., papa

Stecher: Matham, Adriaen

Innozenz X., papa

Innozenz X., papa

Stecher: Matham, Adriaen

Urban VIII., papa

Urban VIII., papa

Verleger: Merian, Matthäus (der Ältere) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)

Alexander VII., papa

Alexander VII., papa

Stecher: Bignon, François Zeichner: Heince, Zacharie

Alexander VII., papa

Alexander VII., papa

Stecher: Pontius, Paulus

Alexander VII., papa

Alexander VII., papa

Stecher: Pontius, Paulus

Klemens IX., papa

Klemens IX., papa

Stecher: Clouwet, Albertus Verleger: Rossi, Giovanni Giacomo de Zeichner: Gaulli, Giovanni Battista Maler: Gaulli, Giovanni Battista

Pius II., papa

Pius II., papa

Stecher: Bry, Theodor de Stecher: Boissard, Robert Herausgeber: Boissard, Jean-Jacques Druckort: Frankfurt (Main)

Klemens VIII., papa

Klemens VIII., papa

Stecher: Waumans, Coenrad Verleger: Jode, Pieter de (2) Verlagsort: Antwerpen

Alexander VII., papa

Alexander VII., papa

Verlag: Merian, Matthäus d. Ä. (Erben) Verlagsort: Frankfurt (Main)