Raphael: The Consolation of Beauty in the Face of Fear

Raphael – Parnassus

My editor asked me to write about Raphael for the 500th anniversary of his death. I saw it as an opportunity to compare the apocalyptic times of the turn of the 16th century with our own.

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Michael Pearce is an artist, writer, and professor of art. He is the author of "Art in the Age of Emergence."
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