In UNDER THE EGG, Theo was right when she called the painter Raphael one of the "Big Three" of the Italian Renaissance. Together with Michelangelo and Leonardo da Vinci, these three artists defined the philosophy and style of the Renaissance and influenced other artists for centuries to come.

 

Follow the links below to find out more about Raphael and to see some of the paintings referenced in UNDER THE EGG..

 

Who Was Raphael?

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