Gruner, Ludwig (1801-82; German), after Raphael (1483-1520; Italian)
The Deluge 1866
Lithograph, c.47 x 51 cm (sheet)
Presented by John Cockburn 1876
Present location unknown

Recorded in the NGV’s annual report for 1876 as donated together with * Gruner after Raphael Joseph sold into Egypt 1866 {1876} Loc? [PR].

Both prints were based on the Vatican Loggia frescoes by Raphael and his workshop (painted c.1518-19).

[comparative photo: Royal Collection impression]


AR 1876, p.43; not listed in NGV 1894 or 1905

For the original fresco, see e.g. Luitpold Dussler, Raphael: a Critical Catalogue, Phaidon, 1971, pp.88ff. (Bay III.b). For the impression reproduced here, see (with further references; accessed 23 March 2020)