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Stories of the Italian artists from Vasari

Giorgio Vasari

Stories of the Italian artists from Vasari

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Published by Chatto & Windus in London .
Written in English


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Statementarranged and translated by E.L. Seeley.
ContributionsSeeley, E. L.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17267463M


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Seeley. Stories of the Italian artists from Vasari book Giorgio Vasari, Italian painter, architect, and writer who is best known for his important biographies of Italian Renaissance artists. When still a child, Vasari was the pupil of Guglielmo de Marcillat, but his decisive training was in Florence, where he enjoyed the friendship and patronage of the.

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I have tried in these stories to give an idea of the liveliness of the Renaissance in Italy and of that exuberant enjoyment of the revived arts, which finds such vivid expression in the pages of : Giorgio Vasari.

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An Italian Mannerist architect and painter, Giorgio Vasari was acquainted with many of the most famous artists of his day.

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By connecting artists whose lives. Summary: Vasari provides a brief biography on Leonardo da Vinci along with 3 other Italian artists being Far Filippo Lippi and Sandro Botticelli.

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of the great quattrocento artists have long been considered among the most important of contemporary sources on Italian Renaissance art. Vasari, who invented the term "Renaissance", was the first to outline the influential. In a little known Italian artist, Giorgio Vasari, published a revolutionary book entitled 'Lives of the Most Excellent Italian Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, from Cimabue to Our Times'.

About Vasari (from Wikipedia): Giorgio Vasari (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 writing.

Adapted from Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Painters, Sculptors and Architects (), this handsome slipcased book focuses on the three giants of Italian Renaissance art - Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo Buonarroti and 's combination of biographical anecdote and critical scrutiny.

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In studying up for a visit to Italy I noticed that art historians still directly and frequently cite this book, written over years ago. Since Vasari was a contemporary of the High-Renaissance artists, I thought it would be interesting to read his descriptions of artists and their technical development/5(9).

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Growing up Sophia’s mother used to read to her stories out of Vasari’s book. Vasari was born in Arezzo inin Tuscany. During my recent stay in Arezzo I walked the very streets that Vasari walked, had breakfast in the loggia that he designed in the Piazza Grande and I.

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[The Second Edition overall.] An exceptional copy, very handsomely bound. Vasari’s “book contains the biographies of Italian painters, etc. from the thirteenth to the sixteenth century.

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Vasari grew up in the town of Arezzo in Italy and trained under the guidance of his relatives before moving to Florence in order to get the relevant expertise needed to be an artist.

Giorgio Vasari (Arezzo, 30 luglio – Firenze, 27 giugno ) was an Italian painter and architect, mainly known for his famous biographies of Italian artists.

At a very early age he became a pupil of Guglielmo da Marsiglia, a very skilful painter of stained glass, to whom he was recommended by his own kinsman, the painter Luca Signorelli.

Giorgio Vasari was one of the few artists in the history of art who built, designed, and decorated his homes.

This book is the first to focus on Vasari’s decorative cycles for his homes in Arezzo and Florence, revealing the significance of the artistic, cultural, and historical milieu of the sixteenth century. Giorgio Vasari’s book Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects from Cimabue to Our Times, first published inis widely considered to be the ideological foundation of the discipline of art this episode, senior curator of paintings Davide Gasparotto discusses the structure and history of Vasari’s Lives and explores three biographies in particular.

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02 (of 10) Giorgio Vasari downloads Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects, Vol. 09 (of An instant success upon its publication in the mid-sixteenth century, Giorgio Vasari's Lives of the Artists remains one of the principal resources for study of the art and artists of the Italian Renaissance.

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