The Meeting of Leo I and Attila (1646-53)
by Alessandro ALGARDI

the relief of the Meeting of Leo I and Attila was commissioned by Innocent X for St Peter's in 1646. The composition of this relief is modeled on Raphael's representation of this crucial episode in the history of papacy in the Stanza Eliodoro.

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The Meeting of Leo I and Attila
1646-53
Marble, height 750 cm
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

870*1092
True Color
183 Kb



The Meeting of Leo I and Attila
1646-53
Marble, height 750 cm
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

826*1051
True Color
196 Kb



The Meeting of Leo I and Attila (detail)
1646-53
Marble
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

888*894
Grayscale
131 Kb



The Meeting of Leo I and Attila (detail)
1646-53
Marble
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

873*906
Grayscale
136 Kb



The Meeting of Leo I and Attila (detail)
1646-53
Marble
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

821*850
Grayscale
113 Kb



The Meeting of Leo I and Attila (detail)
1646-53
Marble
Basilica di San Pietro, Vatican

905*1003
Grayscale
142 Kb