Record number 06/4061
Author Windsor Castle
TitleThe Works Of Raphael Santi Da Urbino As Represented In The Raphael Collection In The Royal Library At Windsor Castle, Formed By H.R.H. The Prince Consort, 1853-1861 And Completed By Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Imprint[S.l.:: s.n.,], MDCCCLXXVI.
Physical Description[2], xxxii, [2], 385, [3] p.; 288 mm. (Quarto.)
Content Format Note[Half-t., t.p., dedic.] - Table Of Contents - [Introduction] - Chronological Data, Concerning The Life And Principal Works Of Raphael Santi - List Of The Principal Works To Which Reference has Been made ... - [Text] - Addenda et Corrigenda - Index - [Colophon].
Summary NoteThe work lists and describes an extensive collection of engravings, photographs etc. of works by Raphael.
Responsibility NoteThe name of the cataloguer is not given on the title page, but the introduction appears above the name of C. Ruland and concludes, 'The systematic arrangement ... and ... the present catalogue, have been the work of the under signed assisted by the late Mr B.B. Woodward, Librarian ... and afterwards by Mr R.T. Holmes, the present Librarian.'

The printer is named in the colophon: 'Weimar. - Court Printing-Office.'

The work is dedicated to the memory of the Prince-Consort.
SubjectPaintings - Drawings - Italy - History - 16th century - Renaissance
Engravings (prints) - Photographs - Europe - History
Collections - Great Britain - Berkshire - Windsor - History - 19th century
Catalogues - Great Britain - 19th century
Name as Subject Raphael, 1483 - 1520
Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819 - 1901
Albert, Prince, Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819 - 1861
Windsor Castle
ReferencesE. Becker and C. Ruland, 'The "Raphael Collection" of H.R.H. the Prince Consort', in Fine Arts Quarterly Review, 1 (1863), p.27-40; J. Montagu, 'The Ruland / Raphael collection', in Visual resources, 3 (1986), p.167-83.
Binding Note19th-century half red morocco, red cloth-covered boards, upper and lower covers gilt-stamped with the letter 'A' within the garter lettered 'Honi Soit Qui Mal Y Pense'; spine lettered 'Raphael Collection Windsor Castle', 'VR' and '1876.'
ProvenanceOn the front paste-down is pasted a printed notice, reading, 'This Work Printed By Command Of The Queen, Is Presented By Her Majesty To' - completed by an inscription in ink, 'the Royal Academy of Arts.' The verso of the front free-endpaper is inscribed in pencil, 'S. A. H.', i.e. S. A. Hart RA, Librarian to the Royal Academy 1864-81. Presented by Queen Victoria in 1877.
Contributors Ruland, Carl, 1834 - 1907, compiler
Woodward, Bernard Bolingbroke, 1816 - 1869, compiler
Holmes, Richard Rivington, 1835 - 1911, compiler
Albert, Prince, Consort of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819 - 1861, dedicatee
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