The Lives of the Artists
ISBN10: 0140445005 ISBN13: 9780140445008 Contributors: Bull, George (Translator) Publisher: Penguin Classics Published: Jan 1 1966 Weight: 0.65lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.00" Depth: 0.75" Language: English
Beginning with Cimabue and Giotto in the 13th century, Giorgio Vasari traces the development of Italian art across three centuries to the golden epoch of Leonardo and Michelangelo. It also conveys much about the author himself and his abilities as a critic inspired by his passion for art.