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Italian High Renaissance Painter, 1483-1520 Raphael Sanzio, usually known by his first name alone (in Italian Raffaello) (April 6 or March 28, 1483 ?C April 6, 1520), was an Italian painter and architect of the High Renaissance, celebrated for the perfection and grace of his paintings and drawings. Together with Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, he forms the traditional trinity of great masters of that period. Raphael was enormously productive, running an unusually large workshop, and, despite his early death at thirty-seven, a large body of his work remains, especially in the Vatican, whose frescoed Raphael Rooms were the central, and the largest, work of his career, although unfinished at his death. After his early years in Rome, much of his work was designed by him and executed largely by the workshop from his drawings, with considerable loss of quality. He was extremely influential in his lifetime, though outside Rome his work was mostly known from his collaborative printmaking. After his death, the influence of his great rival Michelangelo was more widespread until the 18th and 19th centuries, when Raphael's more serene and harmonious qualities were again regarded as the highest models. His career falls naturally into three phases and three styles, first described by Giorgio Vasari: his early years in Umbria, then a period of about four years (from 1504-1508) absorbing the artistic traditions of Florence, followed by his last hectic and triumphant twelve years in Rome, working for two Popes and their close associates.

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Raphael The Knights Dream oil painting artist


Raphael The Knights Dream oil painting artist

The Knights Dream
Painting ID::  3287
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The National Gallery, London

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Raphael Portrait of a Man with an Apple oil painting artist


Raphael Portrait of a Man with an Apple oil painting artist

Portrait of a Man with an Apple
Painting ID::  3288
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1503-04 Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence

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Raphael Coronation of the Virgin oil painting artist


Raphael Coronation of the Virgin oil painting artist

Coronation of the Virgin
Painting ID::  3289
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1502-03 The Vatican

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Raphael Conestabile Madonna oil painting artist


Raphael Conestabile Madonna oil painting artist

Conestabile Madonna
Painting ID::  3290
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1502 The Hermitage, St.Petersburg

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Raphael The Holy Family oil painting artist


Raphael The Holy Family oil painting artist

The Holy Family
Painting ID::  3292
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1518 Musee du Louvre, Paris

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