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The Resource Raphael, painter in Rome : a novel, Stephanie Storey

Raphael, painter in Rome : a novel, Stephanie Storey

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Raphael, painter in Rome : a novel
Title
Raphael, painter in Rome
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Stephanie Storey
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
"Another Fabulous Art History Thriller by the Bestselling Author of Oil and Marble, Featuring the Master of Renaissance Perfection: Raphael! Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel ceiling is one of the most iconic masterpieces of the Renaissance. Here, in Raphael, Painter in Rome, Storey tells of its creation as never before: through the eyes of Michelangelo's fiercest rival-the young, beautiful, brilliant painter of perfection, Raphael. Orphaned at age eleven, Raphael is determined to keep the deathbed promise he made to his father: become the greatest artist in history. But to be the best, he must beat the best, the legendary sculptor of the David, Michelangelo Buonarroti. When Pope Julius II calls both artists down to Rome, they are pitted against each other: Michelangelo painting the Sistine Ceiling, while Raphael decorates the pope's private apartments. As Raphael strives toward perfection in paint, he battles internal demons: his desperate ambition, crippling fear of imperfection, and unshakable loneliness. Along the way, he conspires with cardinals, scrambles through the ruins of ancient Rome, and falls in love with a baker's-daughter-turned-prostitute who becomes his muse"--
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Storey, Stephanie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3619.T6926
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Raphael
  • Buonarroti, Michelangelo
  • Buonarroti, Michelangelo
  • Raphael
  • ART / History / Renaissance
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Raphael, painter in Rome : a novel, Stephanie Storey
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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text
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  • txt
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rdacontent
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1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781950691319
Lccn
2020005514
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
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  • n
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remote
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FD36F6AA-7885-4BAB-82CC-2F341D727FC6
System control number
(OCoLC)1140354110
Label
Raphael, painter in Rome : a novel, Stephanie Storey
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781950691319
Lccn
2020005514
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
FD36F6AA-7885-4BAB-82CC-2F341D727FC6
System control number
(OCoLC)1140354110

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