(b. 1483, Urbino, d. 1520, Roma)
The Mass at Bolsena (detail)1512
Fresco, width of detail: 141 cm
Stanza di Eliodoro, Palazzi Pontifici, Vatican
As the priest raises the Host, two devotees lean over the semicircular screen which forms the background of the scene. This is a further attempt by Raphael to represent figures in a more dynamic way.