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RAPHAEL (1483 - 1520), Painter, draughtsman, architect

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online March 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
RAPHAEL (1483 - 1520), Painter, draughtsman, architect

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Italian, 16th century, male.

Born 26 or 28 March 1483, in Urbino; died 6 April 1520, in Rome.

Painter, draughtsman, architect. Religious subjects, portraits. Murals, designs for tapestries.

[not available online] [not available online]Raphael was the son of the painter and poet Giovanni Santi (the surname Sanzio, adopted by Giorgio Vasari, is a corruption of the Latin form of Santi), who was connected

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