Raphael, the third in the Renaissance trinity of Michaelango and Leonardo Da Vinci, is famed for his serene paintings of classic subjects — orderly, predictable and harmonious. But a landmark exhibit in Paris’ Louvre museum reveals a darker face of the Old Master. Louvre curator Vincent Delieuvin says that toward the end of his life, Raphael paid homage to the “dark, tense and expressive” style of Leonardo.
Details: www.louvre.fr/en. The exhibit runs through Jan. 14.