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.


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Name:Raphael
Dates:1483 - 1520
Nationality:Italian
Sex:Male
Self Portraits
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Top owners of works by this artist
Palazzo Apostolico - Vatican(Holy See (Vatican City State) - Vatican City)84 artworks
Palazzo Pitti(Italy - Florence)11 artworks
Musée du Louvre(France - Paris)11 artworks
National Gallery - London(United Kingdom - London)9 artworks
Pinacoteca Vaticana(Holy See (Vatican City State) - Vatican City)7 artworks
Galleria degli Uffizi(Italy - Florence)6 artworks
Victoria and Albert Museum - London(United Kingdom - London)6 artworks
Private collection5 artworks
Museo Nacional del Prado(Spain - Madrid)5 artworks
National Gallery of Art - Washington DC(United States - Washington)5 artworks
Gemäldegalerie - Staatliche Museen zu Berlin(Germany - Berlin)5 artworks

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