Archive for June 27th, 2007

Raphael Sanzio

Raphael was an Italian painter and architect schooled in the Florentine style of painting during the times if High Renaissance. His artworks were celebrated for their perfection and grace. They were also admired for their clarity of form as well as the ease of composition in depicting the ideal of human grandeur during his time. He was also best known for his Madonna paintings as well as for his large figure artworks that can still be seen at the Vatican in Rome. Raphael, or Raphael Sanzio was b…