Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects (Illustrated):Biographies of the Greatest Artists of Renaissance, Including Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo Buonarroti, Titian, Giotto, Raphael, Brunelleschi & Donatello with 500 Illustrations

December 3, 2020
Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects (Illustrated):Biographies of the Greatest Artists of Renaissance, Including Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo Buonarroti, Titian, Giotto, Raphael, Brunelleschi & Donatello with 500 Illustrations

The Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors,and Architects is a series of artist biographieswritten by 16th-century Italian painter and architect GiorgioVasari, which is considered "perhaps the most famous, and eventoday the most-read work of the older literature of art", "some ofthe Italian Renaissance's most influential writing on art" and "thefirst important book on art history". The title is often abridgedto just the Vite or the Lives.Contents:Cimabue Arnolfo di Lapo Nicola Pisano Giovanni Pisano Andrea TafiGaddo Gaddi Margaritone Giotto Agostino and Agnolo Stefano andUgolino Pietro Lorenzetti Andrea Pisano Buonamico BuffalmaccoAmbrogio Lorenzetti Pietro Cavallini Simone Martini Taddeo GaddiAndrea Orcagna Tommaso Fiorentino Giovanni da Ponte Agnolo GaddiBerna Sanese Duccio Antonio Viniziano Jacopo di Casentino SpinelloAretino Gherardo Starnina Lippo Lorenzo Monaco Taddeo BartoliLorenzo di Bicci Jacopo della Quercia Niccolo Aretino Dello Nannidi Banco Luca della Robbia Paolo Uccello Lorenzo Ghiberti Masolinoda Panicale Parri Spinelli Masaccio Filippo Brunelleschi DonatelloMichelozzo Michelozzi Antonio Filarete Giuliano da Maiano Pierodella Francesca Fra Angelico Leon Battista Alberti Lazaro VasariAntonello da Messina Alesso Baldovinetti Vellano da Padova FraFilippo Lippi Gentile da Fabriano Vittore Pisanello Pesello andFrancesco Pesellino Benozzo Gozzoli Francesco di Giorgio GalassoFerrarese Desiderio da Settignano Mino da Fiesole Lorenzo CostaErcole Ferrarese Cosimo Rosselli Il Cecca Sandro BotticelliBenedetto da Maiano Andrea Mantegna Filippino Lippi Giorgio Vasari...