Italian painter and architect
Raphael is a renowned Renaissance painter and architect.
Considered a great master of the Renaissance, Raphael was prolific in his work. He is known for creating rooms in the Vatican Palace. Of these rooms, the most famous is probably the Stanza della Segnatura because it housed the painting The School of Athens. The School of Athens, which represents Philosophy, is often considered Raphael's masterpiece. His other works that were done in his workshop are usually found to be of a lower quality. His printmaking that was done in collaboration with other artists was influential during the time.
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Raphael was a famous Italian painter and architect, who was born on April 6, 1483. As a person born on this date, Raphael is listed in our database as the 6th most popular celebrity for the day (April 6).
People born on April 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aries, the Ram. Raphael is the 211th most popular Aries.
Aside from information specific to Raphael's birthday, Raphael is the 18th most famous Italian.
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