Raphael (artist)

This category covers the life and work of Raffaello Sanzio da Urbino, commonly called Raphael (1483-1520). He worked first in Florence, then in Rome, where he painted the famous murals in the Raffaello Sanzio da Urbinoatican (the Stanze). He is one of the three most famous painters in the Italian High Renaissance.

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Raphael (artist)

Who was Raphael Sanzio's teacher?

he was influenced by Michelangelo and Leonardo da vinci. Buthis collegeprofessor was a man named pietro perugino

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What was Raphael's last name?

sanzio

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Raphael (artist)

What are the techniques of oil painting?

ManyAhoy this is stonemkr, I do reverse painting on glass and my technique was a gift from a higher source! Your technique of painting will come from within all you do is pick a medium that works for you and let your hands and mind do the rest. After practice your technique will develope natural or maybe you to will get the gift or find the one you already have. Any technique of painting is a good thing. I know there is the broken colour technique but I'm not sure what else. I don't agree with the other person, there are only certain techniques, but many STYLES of painting.
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How was Raphael inspired to paint and sculpt?

Raphael Sanzio was a painter and an architect, not a sculptor.

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What did Raphael accomplish that makes him memorable?

He painted for instance the murals in a series of rooms (the Stanze) in the Vatican.

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What was so remarkable about Raphael's works?

His complex compositions seem natural to the eye and effortlessly rendered.

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When was the Renaissance artist Raphael Sanzio born?

He was born in 1483.

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Where did Raphael live?

Even though he was born in Urbino, I'm pretty sure he lived in Florence, like all the other rising artists of Renaissancetime period.

Yes, he did, until 1508, when he moved to Rome and stayed there.

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Raphael (artist)

What is the symbolism of painting Madonna and Child by Raphael?

The subject Madonna and child has been a favorite for hundreds of painters through the centuries. Raphael has painted more than one.

They are devotional works meant to be contemplated by believers.

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Where was Madonna del Granduca by Raphael painted?

It was painted in Florence, Italy.

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What is the artist Raphael meaning of Madonna in the meadow?

It is a picture for Christian people's devotion.

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How many paintings did Raphael paint?

About 100.

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Who was Raphael's teacher?

Leanardo

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What did Raffaello Sanzio's mother do?

She was a housewife. She died when Raphael was eight.

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What was Raphael Sanzio's most famous painting?

The School of Athens :)

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What was Raphael sanzio da urbino major contribution?

paintings

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Michelangelo
Leonardo da Vinci
Raphael (artist)

Why did Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci both dislike each other?

Michelangelo was a sculptor and he was a great fan of Leo's work, Leo was more successful and had trained for years in anatomy science sculpting, architecture blah blah blah and had retired in France as a painter and a writer, Michelangelo had just spent his life into sculpting and charcoal art (and Leonardo did not dislike Michelangelo, he just thought he was a good match to his art so Michelangelo became a spectator of Leo because his jealousy overcome him)

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Why did Raphael paint 'Madonna del Granduca'?

Because the Grand Duke commissioned him to.

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What was Raphael Sanzio's religion?

He was a Catholic.

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What did Raphael use to paint the Triumph of Galatea?

This masterpiece by Raphael is a fresco, circa 1512. It is in the Villa Farnesina in Rome.

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Did Raphael Sanzio travel?

Urbino, Florence, Rome, not very long journeys.

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What did Pope Julius II ask Raphael to paint?

One of the most famous things that Pope Julius II commissioned Raphael to paint was a fresco called The School of Athens (or "Scuola di Atene" in Italian). It was painted in the Apostolic Palace between the years of 1509 and 1510.

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When did Raphael Sanzio's mother die?

His mother Màgia died in 1491 when Raphael was eight.

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Does the Italian painter Raphael have a last name also?

Yes, he was Raphael Sanzio.

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Why did Raphael paint the crucifixion?

because he wanted to pay a tribute to Jesus Christ.......................................jk (don't believe me)

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