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The School of Athens by Raphael
Raphael Sanzio (1483-1520)
Italian Renaissance
The School of Athens (1510 - 11)
Fresco
The Vaticanm)
Accademia, Venice
Did you know . . .?
. . . after much disagreement by art historians, it is now accepted that Jan Van Eyck had an older brother, Pictor Hubertus Eyck (Hubert), who worked with Jan on Adoration of the Lamb.

. . . Florentine master painter Giotto di Bondone (1267 -1337) was also an accomplished architect? In 1334 Giotto's architectural skills were employed when he was put in charge of the building operations of Florence Cathedral for which he painted several panel pieces. The most celebrated piece being Ognisanti Madonna (1305 - 10).

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Paintings in the Louvre
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Raphaello Sanzio (Raphael)

The School of Athens Project

The School of Athens - clickable image

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