Raphael, aka Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino
(Italian, 1483 - 1520)
Self Portrait
by Raphael
This person is associated with: High Renaissance, Renaissance

Raphael or Raffaello (April 6, 1483 – April 6, 1520) was an Italian master painter and architect of the Florentine school in High Renaissance, celebrated for the perfection and grace of his paintings. He was also called Raffaello Sanzio, Raffaello Santi, Raffaello da Urbino or Rafael Sanzio da Urbino. Raphael was born in Urbino. His father, Giovanni Santi, was also a painter in the court of Urbino. His first documented work was an altarpiece for the church of San Nicola of Tolentino in Cittí di Castello, a town halfway between Perugia and Urbino.


Dates:1483 - 1520
Self Portraits
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Top owners of works by this artist
Palazzo Apostolico - Vatican84 artworks
Musée du Louvre - Paris11 artworks
Pitti Palace Museum - Florence11 artworks
National Gallery - London9 artworks
Pinacoteca Vaticana - Vatican City, Rome7 artworks
Galleria degli Uffizi - Florence6 artworks
Victoria and Albert Museum - London6 artworks
Private collection5 artworks
Museo del Prado - Madrid5 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC5 artworks
National Gallery of Scotland - Edinburgh4 artworks

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Creative works made by this person are in the PUBLIC DOMAIN (not copyrighted).

This person died over 70 years ago (in 1520).