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The Collector Of Lives HB

The Collector of Lives: Giorgio Vasari and the Invention of Art by Ingrid Rowland and Noah Charney presents a vigorous introduction to the significant life of Vasari and the world of the Medici of Florence and the popes of Rome.

This powerful biography highlights the great works of western art influenced under his eager eye and how one Renaissance scholar redefined how we look at art.

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Readers curious about the making of Renaissance art, its cast of characters and political intrigue, will find much to relish in these pages. This is a lively, highly readable point of entry into an important and fascinating text. 
Cammy Brothers, Wall Street Journal

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