Why Is Raphael Considered An Artist

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I think of Raphael as an amazing artist who would make things that seemed impossible looked really easy. It´s fascinating that he started what he loved at a very young age he was an apprentice when he was eleven. At that time he was already being compared to some of the best artist of the time. Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci said said what the like the most about Raphael is how many paintings he has done. I liked how his career fell naturally into three different phases and styles. Raphael artwork has inspired a lot of people and made a lot of people look at art and see just how fascinating it can be. Raphael was known for many famous artwork. One of his best was the school of athens. He had others such as stanza della segnatura. When I look at his artwork I think about how hard he worked on the paintings. Back when they were alive everything was much harder …show more content…

Raphael will be known as one of the greatest artist of all time and people will admire his work for years to com. According to Vasari, Raphael's premature death on Good Friday (April 6, 1520), which was possibly his 37th birthday, was caused by a night of excessive sex with Luti, after which he fell into a fever and, not telling his doctors that this was its cause, was given the wrong cure, which killed him. Was Raphael Married? He was a Renaissance celebrity, known not only for his superb artistic talent but for his personal charm. Very publicly engaged to Maria Bibbiena, the niece of a powerful cardinal, scholars believed him to have had a mistress by the name of Margherita Luti, the daughter of a Sienese baker. Early Life and Training. Italian Renaissance painter and architect Raphael was born Raffaello Sanzio on April 6, 1483, in Urbino, Italy. At the time, Urbino was a cultural center that encouraged the Arts. Raphael's father, Giovanni Santi, was a painter for the Duke of Urbino, Federigo da

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