Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino
08 March, 2013
Word Count: 1400
Ever wondered who was behind the paintbrush for paintings like “Sistine Cherubs” or “The School of Athens”...
express themselves. It is these things that lay the foundation for a masterpiece that goes on to influence future artists. This is how the artist Raphael Sanzio came about being one of the best of his time. Raphael took methods and ideas from his surrounding colleagues and then he would combine them with his...
June 02, 2008
Raphael Sanzio was enormously talented and named one of the top three great artists of the high renaissance. Raphael Sanzio, usually known by his first name born April 6 or March 28, 1483. Died April 6, 1520 ...
young man by the name of Raffaello Sanzio was starting to attract major attention with his artworks.
The Italian high Renaissance was marked by paintings expressing human grandeur and very humanistic values. No one better portrayed the Italian high Renaissance then Raphael Sanzio, with his painting's...
"Madonna & Child with Book"
This piece by Raphael was in my opinion a devotional work that was dedicated to the believers of Christ and to the masses to be moved as well being enlightened. It showcases the Virgin Mary along with an infant christ. The depth of...
Raphael Sanzio, usually known by his first name alone, was born in Urbino, Italy, on April 6, 1483. Much of his early artistic training came from studying with his father, His father, Giovanni Sanzio, was a painter for the court of Federigo da Montefeltro, and as well as being a painter, he was a bit...
The Marriage of the Virgin
Oil on round headed panel
Pinacoteca di Brera , Milan
Raffaello Sanzio, known as Raphael
I have chosen The Marriage of the Virgin as a document analysis because I want to contrast this work with works of Perugino, especially Christ...
his giant fresco covering the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, completed over four years (1508-12) and depicting various scenes from Genesis.
Raphael Sanzio, the youngest of the three great High Renaissance masters, learned from both da Vinci and Michelangelo. His paintings–most notably “The School of Athens”...
Raffaello Santi, known as Raphael, was born in 1483 (Beck). He painted The School of Athens, the study of philosophy, in 1509. This painting truly was the quintessential depiction of the Renaissance.
This painting contains many Greek philosophers arranged in a large architectural setting. They are presumably...