Raphael was a man of many talents. Not only an excellent painter, he designed theatre sets, metalwork, engravings and mosaics. He was also architect to the pope and fought for the preservation of Rome’s ancient monuments. Join Carol M Richardson to learn more about Raphael’s flourishing businesses and how he became one of the most sought-after designers in Europe. This talk will delve into some of Raphael’s lesser-known projects.
Image: Raphael Sanzio, 1506, The Uffizi Galleries, Florence, Italy. © Gabinetto Fotografico delle Gallerie degli Uffizi