Raphael

A Brief Bibliography

Titles are in chronological order. Note: "Adrienne DeAngelis is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Amazon.com." Please help me out by purchasing your Raphael books through the links below.

David Rijser. Raphael's Poetics: Art and Poetry in High Renaissance Rome. Amsterdam University Press, 2012.

Clare Browne and Mark Evans. Raphael: Cartoons and Tapestries for the Sistine Chapel. London, 2011.

Christian K. Kleinbub. Vision and the Visionary in Raphael. PennyslvaniaState Univ. Press, 2011.

Cathleen Hoeniger. The Afterlife of Raphael’s Paintings. Cambridge Univ. Press, 2010.
Book Review: Lisa Pon. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. 64, No. 3 (Fall 2011): 904-905.

Ann C. Huppert. "Envisioning New St. Peter's: Perspectival Drawings and the Process of Design." Journal of the Society of Architectural Historians. Vol. 68, No. 2 (June 2009): 158-177.

Hugo Chapman, et al. Raphael: From Urbino to Rome. London, 2008.

Nicole Dacos. The Loggia of Raphael: A Vatican Art Treasure. New York, 2008.

Bette Talvacchia. Raphael. London, 2007.

H. Th. van Veen, editor. The Translation of Raphael's Roman Style. (Groningen Studies in Cultural Change). Peeters Pub., 2007.

Marcia B. Hall, ed. The Cambridge Campanion to Raphael. Cambridge, UK. 2008.
Book Review: Jodi Cranston. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LIX, no. 1 (Spring, 2006): 163-164.

Linda Wolk-Simon. Raphael at the Metropolitan: The Colonna Altarpiece. Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2006.

Giorgio Spadaro. The Esoteric Meaning in Raphael's Paintings: The Philosophy of Composition in the Disputa, the School of Athens, the Transfiguration. Lindisfarne Books, 2006.

Tristan Weddingen. Raffaels Papageienzimmer: Ritual, Raumfunktion und Dekoration im Vatikanpalast der Renaissance. Berlin, 2006.
Book Review: Colin Eisler. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LX, no. 2 (Summer, 2007): 542-543.

David Alan Brown and Jane Van Nimmen. Raphael and the Beautiful Banker: the Story of the Bindo Altoviti Portrait. New Haven, 2005.
Book Review: Cathleen Hoeniger. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LX, no. 2 (Summer, 2007): 540-542.

Francesco Caglioti and Louis A. Waldman. "Raphael in Florence in 1508." The Burlington Magazine. vol. 147, (2005) No. 1226: 334-335.

Barbara Agosti. "Intorno alla "Vita" gioviana di Raffaello." Prospettiva, vol. 110/111, 2003(2004): 58-69.

Hugo Chapman, Tom Henry, and Carol Plazzotta. Raphael: From Urbino to Rome. New Haven and London, 2004.
Book Review: Jeryldene Wood. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LVIII, No. 4 (Spring, 2005): 1319-1321.

Lisa Ann Festa. "Representations of Saint Cecilia in Italian Renaissance and baroque painting and sculpture." Ph.D. dissertation. New Brunswick, NJ, Rutgers, The State Univ. of New Jersey, 2004.

Rona Goffen. Renaissance Rivals: Michelangelo, Leonardo, Raphael, Titian. New Haven, 2004.
Book Review: Michael Burt. The Burlington Magazine. 145 (2003): 589.
Book Review: William R. Rearick. Studi tizianeschi. 1 (2003): 25.
Book Review: Marcia B. Hall. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LVII, no. 1 (Spring, 2004): 200-201.
Book Review: Christine Tauber. Zeitschrift fuer Kunstgeschichte. 67 (2004): 435-439.

Yasmine Helfer. "Raphael, Cellini and a renaissance banker: the patronage of Bindo Altoviti." Apollo. vol. 159, (2004) No. 505: 50-52.

Lisa Pon. Raphael, Duerer, and Marcantonio Raimondi: Copying and the Italian Renaissance Print. New Haven and London, 2004.
Book Review: Colin Eisler. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LVIII, no. 1 (Spring, 2005): 200-201.

Giorgio Vasari. Das Leben des Raffael. Hana Grundler and Victoria Lorini, eds. Berlin, 2004.

Alan Chong, Donatella Pegazzano, and Dimitrios Zikos, eds. Raphael, Cellini, and a Renaissance Banker: the Patronage of Bindo Altoviti. Boston, 2003.
Book Review: John T. Paoletti. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LVIII, no. 1 (Spring, 2005): 198-200.

Jodi Cranston. "Tropes of Revelation in Raphael's Transfiguration. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LVI, no. 1 (Spring, 2003): 1-25.

Nelson H. Minnich. "Raphael's Portrait 'Leo X with Cardinals Giulio de' Medici and Luigi de' Rossi': A Religious Interpretation." Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. 56, No. 4 (Winter, 2003): 1005-1052.

Tom Henry. "Raphael's altar-piece patrons in Citta' di Castello." The Burlington Magazine. Vol. CXLIV no. 1190 (May, 2002): 268-278.

Paul Joannides. Raphael and His Age: Drawings from the Palais des Beaux-Arts, Lille. Paris, 2002.
Book Review: Jeryldene M. Wood. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LVII, no. 2 (Summer, 2004): 593-594.

Christiane L. Joost-Gaugier. Raphael's Stanza della Segnatura: Meaning and Invention. Cambridge University Press, 2002.
Book Review: Cathleen Hoeniger. Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. LVI, no. 4 (Winter, 2003): 1199-1200.

Wolfgang Bruckle. "Wege zum Ruhm: Raffael in der Literatur der akademischen Kunstepoche." In Raffael und die Folgen, 2001: 121-133.

Konrad Oberhuber. Raphael: the Paintings. New York, 1999.

Christiane L. Joost-Gaugier. "Ptolemy and Strabo and Their Conversation with Appelles and Protogenes." Renaissance Quarterly. Vol. 51, no. 3 (1998): 761-787.

Marie Lathers. "Tue' par un exces d'amour": Raphael, Balzac, Ingres." The French Review. Vol. 71, No. 4 (March, 1998): 550-564.

Marcia Hall, ed. Raphael's School of Athens. Cambridge University Press. 1997.

Michael Schwartz. "Raphael's Authorship in the Expulsion of Heliodorus." The Art Bulletin. Vol. 79, No. 3 (September, 1997): 466-492.

Glenn W. Most. "Reading Raphael: "The School of Athens" and Its Pre-Text." Critical Inquiry. 23.1 (1996): 145-182.

Daniel Orth Bell. "New Identifications in Raphael's School of Athens." Art Bulletin. 77: 4 (1995): 639-646.

Ingrid Rowland. "Raphael, Angelo Colocci, and the Genesis of the Architectural Orders." The Art Bulletin. Vol.LXXVI, no. 1 (March, 1994): 81-104.

Note the many important publications prompted by the celebrations of Raphael's 500th birthday in 1983.

James H. Beck. Raphael: the Stanza della Segnatura. New York, 1993.

Serafina Hager, ed., and Annamaria Petrioli-Tofani, Foreword. Leonardo, Michelangelo, and Raphael in Renaissance Florence from 1500 to 1508. Georgetown Univ. Press, 1992.

John K. G. Shearman, ed. The Princeton Raphael Symposium: science in the service of art history. Princeton, 1990.

Stephen Longstreet. Drawings of Raphael (Master Draughtsman Series). Borden Pub., 1988.

Studi su Raffaello: Atti del congresso internazionale di studi (Urbino-Firenze 1984). Micaela Dambucco Hamoud and Maria Letizia Strocchi, eds. 2 vols. Urbino, 1987.

Pier Luigi de Vecchi (Author), Richard Cocke (Introduction). The Complete Paintings of Raphael (Classics of World Art). Penguin, 1987.

Raphael before Rome. James Beck, ed. Washington. D.C., 1986.

Christoph Luitpold Frommel and Matthias Winner, eds. Raffaello a Roma: Il convegno di 1983. Rome, 1986.

Bruno Passamani. Raffaello e Brescia: echi e presenze. Brescia, 1986.

Bernice F. Davidson. Raphael's Bible: a study of the Vatican Logge. University Park, PA. 1985.

Walter Fontana. Il moto di Raffaello e due saggi giovanili in Urbino. Urbino, 1985.

Giulio Carlo Argan. "Per il quinto centenario della nascita di Raffaello." In: Fra Rinascimento, manierismo e realta': scritti di storia dell'arte in memoria di Anna Maria Brizio Ed. by Pietro C. Marani. Florence, 1984: 183-187.

Aspetti dell'arte a Roma prima e dopo Raffaello. Ministero per i Beni Culturali e Ambientali, Ufficio Centrale per i Beni Ambientali, Architettonici, Archeologici, Artistici e Storici; Soprintendenza per i Beni Artistici e Storici di Roma. Rome, 1984.

Piero Caprile. "Raffaello Sanzio o la perfezione dell'armonia." La ballata. 8 (1984) 3/4: 16-17.

Bernice F. Davidson. "Pius IV and Raphael's Logge. The Art Bulletin. Vol. LXVI, no. 3 (September, 1984): 382-389.

Fabrizio Mancinelli, ed.. Raffaello in Vaticano. (Monumenti, Musei e Gallerie Pontificie) Milan, 1984.

Il pianto di Roma: lettera a Leone X. Raffaello. Con una notizia di Piero Buscaroli. Turin, 1984. [53 pp]

Raffaello e Brera. General editor: Mariolina Olivari. Milan, 1984.

Raffaello nelle raccolte Borghese. Soprintendenza ai Beni Artistici e Storici di Roma. Rome, 1984.

Johann Konrad Eberlein. "The Curtain in Raphael's Sistine Madonna. The Art Bulletin. Vol. LXV, no. 1 (March, 1983): 61-77.

Paul Joannides. The Drawings of Raphael. Univ. of California Press, 1983.

Roger Jones and Nicholas Penny. Raphael. New Haven, 1983. Older now, but still a thorough and beautifully-done study.

Loren Partridge and Randolph Starn. A Renaissance Likeness. London, 1980.

Mark J. Zucker. "Raphael and the Beard of Pope Julius II." The Art Bulletin. (1977): 524-533.

Edith A. Standen. "Some Sixteenth-Century Flemish Tapestries Related to Raphael's Workshop." Metropolitan Museum Journal. Vol. 4, (1971): 109-121.

Jacob Bean. "A Rediscovered Drawing by Raphael." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin. New Series, Vol. 23, No. 1 (Summer, 1964): 1-10.

Gutman, Harry B. "The Medieval Content of Raphael's 'School of Athens'". Journal of the History of Ideas. Vol. 2, No. 4. (1941): 420-429.

A. Venturi. Storia dell'Arte Italiana. Vol. Xl: pt. 1 (Architettura del Cinquecento), 1967: 177-266.

Eva Tea. "Le fonti delle Grazie di Raffaello." L' Arte. 17 (1914): 41-48.

Giuseppe Galassi. "La scoperta di frammenti d'un'opera primitiva di Raffaello." L' Arte. 15 (1912): 440-443.

Giorgio Vasari. "Vita di Raffaello da Urbino, pittore e architetto." "Con una introd., note e bibliografia di Egidio Calzini." Florence, 1911. [pamphlet]

Raphael Sanzio From the Encyclopedia Britannica, 1911.

Giorgio Vasari. "Vita di Raffaello da Urbino." "Zum Gebrauche bei Vorlesungen hrsg. von Herman Grimm." Berlin, 1876.

J. Beavington Atkinson. "The Michael Angelo Commemorations in Florence." Art Union. Vol. 36 (1874): 289-291. A quote: "It may be remembered that some years ago the tomb of Raphael, in the Pantheon, was uncovered in the presence of Overbeck and others: the skull of the divine artist remained intact, but the contact of the outer air soon crumbled it to dust." (289)

Mrs. Jameson. "Lives of the Early Painters: Raphael Sanzio D'Urbino." The American Art Journal (1866-1867). Vol. 6, No. 17 (Feb. 16, 1867): 260-262. [From Jstor. Evidently the conclusion of two or more missing parts]

[Giorgio] Vasari; Bellori and Missirini. Della vita e pitture di Raffaello di Urbino. Milan, 1825.

Gio. Pietro Bellori. "Descrizione delle immagini dipinte da Raffaelle d'Urbino nel Palazzo Vaticano, e nella Farnesina alla Lungara : con alcuni ragionamenti in onore delle sue opere, e della pittura, e scultura di Gio. Pietro Bellori. In questa nuova ed. accresciuta anche della Vita del medesimo Raffaelle descritta da Giorgio Vasari." Rome, 1751.

Madonna and Child Enthroned with Saints, altarpiece, ca. 1504. Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC.

Raffaello Sanzio. From the Web Gallery of Art.

Raphael Tour, NGA, Washington. "The National Gallery is fortunate to possess this country's finest collection of paintings by Raphael"

Paintings by Raphael at the NGA, London.

Raphael. From the Webmuseum, Paris.

Raphael's Fresco of the School of Athens. from Columbia University's Art Humanities Series. Very well done; especially in he discussion of the architecture.





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