artist drawing the Apollo Belvedere

Hendrik Goltzius
Copy by Herman Adolfz
The Apollo Belvedere (Apollo Pythius), 1617
From Antique Statues in Rome [c. 1592, dated 1617].
Bryn Mawr College Collections
Anonymous donor

This Apollo, a Roman copy in marble of a lost Hellenistic bronze, was installed by Pope Julius II in the Belvedere gallery in the Vatican in 1503.