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The Renaissance

The person who is accredited with creating The Renaissance is Giorgio Vasari as he published a book entitled “Le Vite de’ più eccellenti pittori, scultori, e architettori” which means “The Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects” in Italian. 111 more words


The Doors Open

I don’t have the sort of assistant one reads about in art history books – you know, the sort of young person who makes bad anatomical studies in red chalk and mixes pigments for the long-suffering master’s triptych.  

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Art History

Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore

나는 세 번의 수고를 하며 Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore의 Cupola를 보았다.

Giotto 종탑 400 개의 계단을 오르는 수고,

Uffizi 미술관을 입장하는 77 more words


Giorgio Vasari (30 July 1511 – 27 June 1574)

Giorgio Vasari (30 July 1511 – 27 June 1574) was an Italian painter, architect, writer, and historian.
He is considered the first art historian because he invented the genre of the encyclopedia of artistic biographies with his “ 148 more words

On This Day

Judith and Holofernes -- Giorgio Vasari

Judith and Holofernes, c. 1554 by Giorgio Vasari (1511-74)