Interesting Facts of Raphael
. Raphael was not only a Italian renaissance artist but also a Architect
. Raphael was never planning to get married but encountered many nights of constant sexual encounters
. Raphael was born on April 6, 1483 which was on good Friday and he died on April 6, 1520 the same day in the year he was born
. Raphael, having been named successor to Bramante as chief architect of the Vatican, he also designed a number of churches, palaces, and mansions.
. At Rome Raphael’s style was made better, benefiting from Michelangelo's influence. And was being compared to great artists at that time
. Raphael was a prolific painter during the Italian Renaissance time period. Raphael In total, had 78 paintings. There were 26 Madonnas, 26 portraits, 17 rooms, and 6 paintings in the Uffizi.