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Giorgio Vasari

Thomas Sherrer Ross Boase

Giorgio Vasari

The Man and the Book (A W Mellon Lectures in the Fine Arts)

by Thomas Sherrer Ross Boase

  • 57 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Princeton Univ Pr .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art,
  • Vasari, Giorgio,,
  • Art historians,
  • Modern Art,
  • 1511-1574,
  • Biography,
  • Italy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7758516M
    ISBN 100691102120
    ISBN 109780691102122
    OCLC/WorldCa234246647

    Explore books by Giorgio Vasari with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £ Giorgio Vasari (Italian: [ˈdʒordʒo vaˈzaːri]; 30 July – 27 June ) was an Italian painter, architect, writer, and historian, most famous today for his Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, considered the ideological foundation of art-historical place: Arezzo, Tuscany, Italy.

    Giorgio Vasari () was an accomplished painter and architect, but it is for his illuminating biographies of artists that he is best remembered. George Bull translated widely from the Italian during his lifetime, and also wrote several books on the Renaissance : Paperback.   Buy a cheap copy of Lives of the Most Eminent Painters book by Giorgio Vasari. A painter and architect in his own right, Giorgio Vasari () achieved immortality for this book on the lives of his fellow Renaissance artists, first Free shipping over $Cited by:

    Giorgio Vasari () Italian painter, architect, and writer. Vasari's Vite de' più eccellenti architetti, pittori, et scultori Italiani (, The Lives of the Artists) is perhaps the most important book on the history of art ever written. Giorgio Vasari next became involved in chronicling the lives, times, works and techniques of the great artists of the era and published his book ‘Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects’ in the year It was the first work of its kind and it was Vasari who first coined the term Renaissance in that book.


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