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Raffaele Santi Raphael, 1483-1520

Nationality: Italian
Date of Birth: 1483.03.26/28
Place of Birth: Urbino
Date of Death: 1520.04.06
Place of Death:

Identity:

Raphael (Raffaele Santi) was a painter.

Life:

As a child, Whistler greatly admired the work of Raphael, whom he described as the greatest painter that had ever lived.

Bibliography:

Bénézit, E., Dictionnaire des Peintres, Sculpteurs, Dessinateurs et Graveurs, 8 vols, Paris, 1956-61; The Grove Dictionary of Art Online, ed. L. Macy, http://www.groveart.com (accessed 2004).