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The life of Giorgio Vasari

a study of the later renaissance in Italy

by Robert Walter Carden

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Published by H. Holt in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vasari, Giorgio, 1511-1574.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Robert W. Carden ...
    The Physical Object
    Pagination367 p.
    Number of Pages367
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24154867M
    OCLC/WorldCa5763793

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    Giorgio Vasari, (–), was an Italian painter, architect and is most famous for his book "The Lives of the Great Architects, Painters and Sculptors of Italy", which is usually known as "Vasari's Lives".Although some other writers had written about art, this book, which was published in makes Vasari the first art historian. The Lives of the Artists - Ebook written by Giorgio Vasari. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Lives of the Artists.4/5(7).

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Giorgio Vasari’s Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects ( and ) is a classic of cultural history.

In his monumental assembly of artists’ lives, no life is more vivid than that of Leonardo da Vinci, a near-contemporary of Vasari.5/5(5).

It is not surprising, therefore, that the painter Giorgio Vasari made him the culmination of his Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects, the first true work of art history.

The biography printed here, from Vasari's much improved second edition, draws a picture of the man and the artist that has an immediacy and authority that are unsurpassed/5(4). Giorgio Vasari (–), Florentine painter, architect, and intimate of the Medici, was a leading exponent of the later Renaissance style sometimes called Mannerism, which was heavily influenced by Michelangelo; in addition to his great Lives, his best-known works are the frescoes in the Palazzo Hemsoll, senior lecturer at the University of Birmingham, in the United Kingdom /5(4).

Giorgio Vasari, Leonardo da Vinci from Lives of the Artists, Vol 1. Vol N° 58 of my Penguin Little Black Classics Box Set. This volume contains three of Vasari's short biographies of Italian artists taken from his book (which I've read before and reviewed here) Lives of the Artists/5. Vasari's Lives of the Artists: Giotto, Masaccio, Fra Filippo Lippi, Botticelli, Leonardo, Raphael, Michelangelo, Titian (Dover Fine Art, History of Art) Giorgio Vasari out of 5 stars 18Cited by: 6 CDs with the Lives of the Artists written by Giorgio Vasari.

Apparently the book was first published in but I can not stop feeling that it was written yesterday. I suppose art is timeless.

It is a perfect night stories set for somebody who is lying in bed with eyes wide open and also I am learning quite a lot in such an easy and pleasant /5(24). Giorgio Vasari () was a man of many talentsa sculptor, painter, architect, writer, and scholarbut he is best known for Lives of the Artists, the classic account that singlehandedly invented the genre of artistic biography and established the canon of Italian Renaissance Vasaris extraordinary book, art was considered a technical skill rather than an/5.

Packed with facts, attributions, and entertaining anecdotes about his contemporaries, Vasari's collection of biographical accounts also presents a highly influential theory of the development of Renaissance art.

Beginning with Cimabue and Giotto, who represent the infancy of art, Vasari considers the period of youthful vigour, shaped by Donatello, Brunelleschi, Ghiberti, and Masaccio, before 4/5(3). Giorgio Vasari did all this, but he did it before anyone else, arguably inventing the field of art history.

His life was as remarkable as that of any of. • life of luca signorelli of cortona the third part of the lives of the sculptors, painters, and architects, who have lived from cimabue to our own day. written by messer giorgio vasari, painter and architect of arezzo • • preface to the third part • leonardo da vinci • life of leonardo da vinci[10] • File Size: KB.

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Giorgio Vasari was a painter and architect during the Italian Renaissance — a contemporary of Raphael and Michelangelo. But Giorgio was more than an artist, he was in many ways the father of Art History. In o he published his volume "The Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects" — an exhaustive (and imaginative) record of the artists of his day, and those who came.

Giorgio Vasari Architect, painter and art historian Giorgio Vasari was born in Arezzo, Italy on J Vasari was a student of the world famous Michelangelo.

During his travels, Vasari took notes on various artists and paintings he encountered which resulted in his book, The Lives of the Most Excellent Italian Architects, Painters, and. Giorgio Vasari. Giorgio Vasari, (born JArezzo [Italy]—died JFlorence), Italian painter, architect, and writer who is best known for his important biographies of Italian Renaissance artists.

Giorgio Vasari (/ vəˈsɑːri /, also US: /- ˈzɑːr - vɑːˈzɑːri /, Italian: [ˈdʒordʒo vaˈzaːri]; 30 July – 27 June ) was an Italian painter, architect, writer, and historian, best known for his Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, considered the ideological foundation of art-historical ion: Andrea del Sarto.

The Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects (Italian: Le vite de' più eccellenti pittori, scultori, e architettori), also known as The Lives (Italian: Le Vite), is a series of artist biographies written by 16th-century Italian painter and architect Giorgio Vasari, which is considered "perhaps the most famous, and even today the most-read work of the older literature of Author: Giorgio Vasari.

Lives of the Artists - Ebook written by Giorgio Vasari. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Lives of the Artists.

Giorgio Vasari was an Italian painter and architect, known for his famous biographies of Italian artists.

Giorgio Vasari is the author of The Lives of t /5. Books (Full Access) Add or remove collections Home YUL Digital Books (Full Access) Title Page The life of Leonardo da Vinci by Giorgio Vasari, done into English from the Title Page Previous: 1 of Next: View Image & Text: Download: small (x max) medium (x max) Large.

The fame and influence of Michelangelo Buonarroti () were as immediate as they were unprecedented. It is not surprising, therefore, that he was the only living artist Giorgio Vasari included in the first edition of Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects, published in Revised and expanded inVasari’s monumental work comprises more than two hundred Brand: Getty Publications.

Giorgio Vasari was an Italian artist, architect and art historian and one of the most influential artists in 16th century Italy. 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.

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