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  Artwork: Cardinal virtues, The
  Artist: RAPHAEL
  Date: 1511
  Technique: Fresco
  Location: Palazzi Pontifici, Vatican
  Notes: Fortitude sits in the shade of an oak tree, Prudence is placed on the highest step of the base, and Temperance is represented holding a pair of reins. Three winged genii symbolize the theological virtues: Charity, gathering the fruits of the oak, Hope, in the centre with a flaming torch, and Faith, at the extreme right, pointing toward the sky. Stanza della Segnatura.
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  Subject: Faith, Hope, and Charity


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