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"Popedom: A Journey Through Papal History" Step into the world of popedom, where centuries of religious and political influence have shaped the course of history

Background imagePopedom Collection: Ss Pope Pius X, a portrait made on the occasion of his priestly jubilee

Ss Pope Pius X, a portrait made on the occasion of his priestly jubilee, which is now being celebrated (colour litho)
2815168ss Pope Pius X, a portrait made on the occasion of his priestly jubilee, which is now being celebrated (colour litho) by Beltrame

Background imagePopedom Collection: St. Francis presents the Rule to Pope Innocent III (stained glass)

St. Francis presents the Rule to Pope Innocent III (stained glass)
8683620 St. Francis presents the Rule to Pope Innocent III (stained glass) by Marcillat, Guillaume (Guglielmo) de (1475-1529); Basilica San Francesco, Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy; (add.info.: "St)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Meeting between Frederic Barberossa (Federico Barbarossa) and Pope Alexander III (Alexander)

Meeting between Frederic Barberossa (Federico Barbarossa) and Pope Alexander III (Alexander)
AIS5336026 Meeting between Frederic Barberossa (Federico Barbarossa) and Pope Alexander III (Alexander, Alessandro III) (1105-1181) at the Doge's Palace in Venice in 1177

Background imagePopedom Collection: The Council of Vienne, 1311-1312. 19th century (engraving)

The Council of Vienne, 1311-1312. 19th century (engraving)
7272480 The Council of Vienne, 1311-1312. 19th century (engraving); (add.info.: The Council of Vienne XV. Ecumenical Council convened by Clement V in Vienne)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Urban VI, 1903 (chromolithograph)

Portrait of Pope Urban VI, 1903 (chromolithograph)
FGL5462881 Portrait of Pope Urban VI, 1903 (chromolithograph); (add.info.: Portrait of Pope Urban VI elected in 1378 and died in 1389)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Calliste III, 1903 (chromolithograph)

Portrait of Pope Calliste III, 1903 (chromolithograph)
FGL5462902 Portrait of Pope Calliste III, 1903 (chromolithograph); (add.info.: Portrait of Pope Calliste III (Calixte) elected in 1455 and died in 1458

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Boniface IX , 1903 (chromolithograph)

Portrait of Pope Boniface IX , 1903 (chromolithograph)
FGL5462894 Portrait of Pope Boniface IX , 1903 (chromolithograph); (add.info.: Portrait of Pope Boniface IX elected in 1389 and died in 1404)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Gregory XI, 1903 (chromolithograph)

Portrait of Pope Gregory XI, 1903 (chromolithograph)
FGL5462867 Portrait of Pope Gregory XI, 1903 (chromolithograph); (add.info.: Portrait of Pope Gregory XI elected in 1370 and died in 1378)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Miniature representing Pope Gregory IX, born Ugolino di Conti (1145-1241)

Miniature representing Pope Gregory IX, born Ugolino di Conti (1145-1241)
BEN5472507 Miniature representing Pope Gregory IX, born Ugolino di Conti (1145-1241). Manuscript page 'Gregorius PP IX Decretalium libri Quinque, Cum Glosis', Book III

Background imagePopedom Collection: Allegorical cartoon depicting the map of Italy formed by the figure of Giuseppe Garibaldi

Allegorical cartoon depicting the map of Italy formed by the figure of Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-1882)
FGL5482129 Allegorical cartoon depicting the map of Italy formed by the figure of Giuseppe Garibaldi (1807-1882) chasing Pope Pius IX from Italy

The excommunication of Philip II August
7261200 The excommunication of Philip II August; Private Collection; (add.info.: The excommunication of Philip II August, King of France (1180-1223) by Pope Innocent III

Background imagePopedom Collection: Pope's 'Iliad,' Book IV 490 (engraving)

Pope's "Iliad," Book IV 490 (engraving)
8622191 Pope's "Iliad," Book IV 490 (engraving) by Barclay, Edgar (1842-1913); Private Collection; (add.info.: Pope's "Iliad," Book IV 490)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Pope's 'Iliad,' Book III 20 (engraving)

Pope's "Iliad," Book III 20 (engraving)
8622187 Pope's "Iliad," Book III 20 (engraving) by Barclay, Edgar (1842-1913); Private Collection; (add.info.: Pope's "Iliad," Book III 20)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Real Photographs, c.1939: Avignon (coloured photo)

Real Photographs, c.1939: Avignon (coloured photo)
8671489 Real Photographs, c.1939: Avignon (coloured photo) by English Photographer, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Avignon)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Pius IX driving through the Streets of Rome (litho)

Pius IX driving through the Streets of Rome (litho)
8670508 Pius IX driving through the Streets of Rome (litho) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Pius IX driving through the Streets of Rome)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Middle Ages: representation of Pope Innocenzo III (Innocentius) (1198-1216)

Middle Ages: representation of Pope Innocenzo III (Innocentius) (1198-1216)
NWI4940547 Middle Ages: representation of Pope Innocenzo III (Innocentius) (1198-1216).; (add.info.: Middle Ages: representation of Pope Innocenzo III (Innocentius) (1198-1216)

Italy, Colorful portrait of Pope Pius IX, 1870
LUX4734097 Italy, Colorful portrait of Pope Pius IX, 1870; (add.info.: Italy, Colorful portrait of Pope Pius IX, 1870); Photo © Lux-in-Fine.

Background imagePopedom Collection: Rome, Italy, The Pope and his Government, 1860

Rome, Italy, The Pope and his Government, 1860
LUX4729474 Rome, Italy, The Pope and his Government, 1860; (add.info.: Rome, Italy, The Pope and his Government, 1860); Photo © Lux-in-Fine.

Background imagePopedom Collection: John VII of Sarrebruche, Count of Rouci, d. 1497. Handcoloured lithograph after a miniature in

John VII of Sarrebruche, Count of Rouci, d. 1497. Handcoloured lithograph after a miniature in Roger de Gaignieres'
FLO4570768 John VII of Sarrebruche, Count of Rouci, d. 1497. Handcoloured lithograph after a miniature in Roger de Gaignieres' portfolio VII 56 from Le Bibliophile Jacob aka Paul Lacroix's

Background imagePopedom Collection: pope Benedict XII receiving letter sent by the Great Kaan,15th century (illumination)

pope Benedict XII receiving letter sent by the Great Kaan,15th century (illumination)
1753554 pope Benedict XII receiving letter sent by the Great Kaan,15th century (illumination); (add.info.: pope Benedict XII receiving letter sent by the Great Kaan of Katey in 1338)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Charles the Great crowned by the Pope (engraving)

Charles the Great crowned by the Pope (engraving)
1577676 Charles the Great crowned by the Pope (engraving); (add.info.: Charlemagne crowned as Emperor by Pope Leo III on 25 December 800)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Alexander VI, 1903 (chromolithograph)

Portrait of Pope Alexander VI, 1903 (chromolithograph)
FGL5462928 Portrait of Pope Alexander VI, 1903 (chromolithograph); (add.info.: Portrait of Pope Alexander VI elected in 1492 and died in 1503)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Adrian VI (Adrien Florent van Trusen 1522 -1523)

Portrait of Pope Adrian VI (Adrien Florent van Trusen 1522 -1523). Detail of a chromolithography from 1903
FGL5467419 Portrait of Pope Adrian VI (Adrien Florent van Trusen 1522 -1523). Detail of a chromolithography from 1903.; Fototeca Gilardi.

Background imagePopedom Collection: Milan, Church of San Francesco di Paola, Pope Sixtus IV approves the rule of minimums in 1474

Milan, Church of San Francesco di Paola, Pope Sixtus IV approves the rule of minimums in 1474, Detail
7227311 Milan, Church of San Francesco di Paola, Pope Sixtus IV approves the rule of minimums in 1474, Detail; Chiesa di San Francesco di Paola, Milan, Lombardy, Italy; (add.info.: Milan)

Background imagePopedom Collection: History of Saint Piat and Saint Eleuthere, also called tapestry of Arras

History of Saint Piat and Saint Eleuthere, also called tapestry of Arras. Ordered from canon Toussaint Prier
7209623 History of Saint Piat and Saint Eleuthere, also called tapestry of Arras. Ordered from canon Toussaint Prier, chaplain of the duke of Burgundy, late 14th-early 15th century. 22m x 2m

Background imagePopedom Collection: Pope Urban II. Council of Clermont (engraving)

Pope Urban II. Council of Clermont (engraving)
7177188 Pope Urban II. Council of Clermont (engraving); Private Collection; (add.info.: Pope Urban II at Clermont-Ferrand, France, in 1095, where he attended the Council of Clermont)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Frederick III presents the wreath of poetry to Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini

Frederick III presents the wreath of poetry to Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini
7278137 Frederick III presents the wreath of poetry to Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini; Private Collection; (add.info.: Frederick III presents the wreath of poetry to Aeneas Silvius Piccolomini)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Mosaic painting, St. Peter presents the flag of to Leo III

Mosaic painting, St. Peter presents the flag of to Leo III
7278130 Mosaic painting, St. Peter presents the flag of to Leo III; Private Collection; (add.info.: Mosaic painting, St. Peter presents the flag of to Leo III)

Background imagePopedom Collection: POPE ALEXANDER III, 1903 (postcard)

POPE ALEXANDER III, 1903 (postcard)
7272490 POPE ALEXANDER III, 1903 (postcard); (add.info.: POPE ALEXANDER III (circa 1100 - 30 August 1181), aka Rolando Bandinelli was born in Siena, elected in 1159

Background imagePopedom Collection: A Lutheran tract depicting the Pope as an ass

A Lutheran tract depicting the Pope as an ass
3330348 A Lutheran tract depicting the Pope as an ass; (add.info.: Illustration from a Lutheran tract depicting the Pope as an ass. Dated 16th Century.); Universal History Archive/UIG.

Background imagePopedom Collection: John of England submitting to Pope Innocent III in May 1213, 1866 (engraving)

John of England submitting to Pope Innocent III in May 1213, 1866 (engraving)
ELD4891177 John of England submitting to Pope Innocent III in May 1213, 1866 (engraving); (add.info.: John of England submitting to Pope Innocent III in May 1213, after his excommunication)

Background imagePopedom Collection: At it again!, 1885

At it again!, 1885
1577261 At it again!, 1885; (add.info.: At it again! by Eugene Zimmerman, 1862-1935, artist 1885. Illustration shows Pope Leo XIII climbing through a ballot box in an effort to get to the a sign)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Jules II, Pope, 19th century (engraving)

Jules II, Pope, 19th century (engraving)
2102133 Jules II, Pope, 19th century (engraving); (add.info.: Literature. "Jules II, Pope". Monster. Tower shaped body)

Background imagePopedom Collection: The Pope's railway saloon (engraving)

The Pope's railway saloon (engraving)
8676690 The Pope's railway saloon (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Pope's railway saloon)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Interior of the Pope's railway saloon (engraving)

Interior of the Pope's railway saloon (engraving)
8676687 Interior of the Pope's railway saloon (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Interior of the Pope's railway saloon)

Background imagePopedom Collection: A little dictionary of art in 100 pictures (litho)

A little dictionary of art in 100 pictures (litho)
8673176 A little dictionary of art in 100 pictures (litho) by English School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: A little dictionary of art in 100 pictures)

Background imagePopedom Collection: The Crowning of Charlemagne (litho)

The Crowning of Charlemagne (litho)
8661247 The Crowning of Charlemagne (litho) by Levy, Henri Leopold (1840-1904) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: The Crowning of Charlemagne)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Do You Know: Which is the largest church? (colour litho)

Do You Know: Which is the largest church? (colour litho)
8668124 Do You Know: Which is the largest church? (colour litho) by English School, (20th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Which is the largest church)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Gregory VII (engraving)

Gregory VII (engraving)
8669261 Gregory VII (engraving) by English School, (19th century); Private Collection; (add.info.: Gregory VII. "Barefooted, and humbly clad, Leo, the shepherd of the Church)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Pope's 'Iliad,' Book II 110 (engraving)

Pope's "Iliad," Book II 110 (engraving)
8622189 Pope's "Iliad," Book II 110 (engraving) by Barclay, Edgar (1842-1913); Private Collection; (add.info.: Pope's "Iliad," Book II 110)

Background imagePopedom Collection: The Sala di Leone X designed by Giorgio Vasari (1511-74) 1562 (photo)

The Sala di Leone X designed by Giorgio Vasari (1511-74) 1562 (photo)
BEN82459 The Sala di Leone X designed by Giorgio Vasari (1511-74) 1562 (photo); Palazzo Vecchio (Palazzo della Signoria) Florence, Italy; Photo © Raffaello Bencini.

Background imagePopedom Collection: The Blinding of Elymas, 1515 (painting)

The Blinding of Elymas, 1515 (painting)
3481091 The Blinding of Elymas, 1515 (painting); Vatican Museums and Galleries, Vatican City; (add.info.: The Blinding of Elymas (cartoon for the Sistine Chapel) 1515

Background imagePopedom Collection: Milan, Church of San Francesco di Paola, Pope Sixtus IV approves the rule of minimums in 1474

Milan, Church of San Francesco di Paola, Pope Sixtus IV approves the rule of minimums in 1474
7227310 Milan, Church of San Francesco di Paola, Pope Sixtus IV approves the rule of minimums in 1474; Chiesa di San Francesco di Paola, Milan, Lombardy, Italy; (add.info.: Milan)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Hierarchy of society in the Middle Ages (colour litho)

Hierarchy of society in the Middle Ages (colour litho)
8672907 Hierarchy of society in the Middle Ages (colour litho) by German School, (13th century) (after); Private Collection; (add.info.: Hierarchy of society in the Middle Ages)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Leo X, 1903 (chromolitograph)

Portrait of Pope Leo X, 1903 (chromolitograph)
FGL5462938 Portrait of Pope Leo X, 1903 (chromolitograph); (add.info.: Detail from a series of chromolithographs dedicated and blessed by Pope Pius X. Rome, 1903.); Fototeca Gilardi.

Background imagePopedom Collection: Portrait of Pope Sixtus IV, 1903 (chromolithograph)

Portrait of Pope Sixtus IV, 1903 (chromolithograph)
FGL5462907 Portrait of Pope Sixtus IV, 1903 (chromolithograph); (add.info.: Portrait of Pope Sixtus IV elected in 1471 and died in 1484)

Background imagePopedom Collection: Charlemagne (742-814) crowned by Pope Leo III, 1844 (engraving)

Charlemagne (742-814) crowned by Pope Leo III, 1844 (engraving)
ELD4956852 Charlemagne (742-814) crowned by Pope Leo III, 1844 (engraving); Private Collection; (add.info.: Charlemagne (742-814) crowned by Pope Leo III (c750-816)

Background imagePopedom Collection: B: The Pope - The Alphabet of Death, c.1856 (engraving)

B: The Pope - The Alphabet of Death, c.1856 (engraving)
DUV4222062 B: The Pope - The Alphabet of Death, c.1856 (engraving); 8x23 cm; Private Collection; (add.info.: Drawing by H. Loedel after Hans Holbein (1497? -1543)); Photo © Duvallon.



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"Popedom: A Journey Through Papal History" Step into the world of popedom, where centuries of religious and political influence have shaped the course of history. From Pope Pius X's priestly jubilee to Charlemagne's majestic coronation, these captivating moments are immortalized in art. In a vibrant lithograph, we witness Pope Pius X celebrating his priestly jubilee. The colors burst forth, capturing the joyous occasion and reminding us of his significant impact on the Catholic Church. Travel back further in time to witness the grandeur of Charlemagne's coronation through a delicate miniature painting. This pivotal moment solidified his power as an emperor and marked a turning point in European history. An earthenware plate adorned with a papal tiara and crossed keys transports us to 1503 when symbolism was cherished. It serves as a reminder that papal authority extended beyond spiritual realms into worldly matters. The opulence continues with Napoleon I's consecration and Empress Josephine's coronation depicted in an oil painting. The canvas exudes regality, showcasing their union under the watchful eyes of both church and state. A historic meeting unfolds between Pope Paul III and Charles Quint at Rocca di Busseto through an intricate engraving from 1866. Their collaboration highlights how religion intertwined with politics during this era. Religious costumes take center stage next - from bishops wearing mitres to Pope Leon XIII seated majestically amidst cardinals donning prelatice screeds or cappa magnas. These garments symbolize hierarchy within the ecclesiastical order. Delve deeper into medieval times with engravings depicting significant events such as Pope Innocent III's reign or even somber occasions like Pope John XII's death. These images provide glimpses into tumultuous periods that shaped popedom forever. Witness another historical meeting portrayed by oil paintings: Francois I embracing Leon X in Bologna during the Concordat of Bologna in 1517.