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Vatican Museums, Uffizi team up to confirm a Raphael is real

Vatican St Peter and St Paul by Fra Bartolomeo and Raffaello

Vatican CityAP Two of the world’s most important art museums, the Vatican Museums and the Uffizi Galleries, joined forces for the first time on Friday to inaugurate a small exhibit of rarely seen works by two Renaissance masters that confirmed a painting long suspected of being by Raphael was indeed his work.  Saints Peter and […]

High art meets high-tech in Vatican 3D film about Raphael

Raphael movie

RNS Italian actor Flavio Parenti, as Raphael, in a scene from the Sistine Chapel in the 3D film ‘Raphael – Prince of the Arts’. PICTURE: Sky and Nexo Digital He was a child prodigy who became one of the most famous artists in the world, and more than six million tourists come to see his […]