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 (və-zär′ē, -sär′ē, vä-zä′rē), Giorgio 1511-1574.
Italian painter, architect, and art historian who wrote Lives of the Most Eminent Italian Architects, Painters, and Sculptors (1550), a history of Renaissance art.


(vəˈsɑːrɪ; Italian vaˈzaːri)
(Biography) Giorgio (ˈdʒordʒo). 1511–74, Italian architect, painter, and art historian, noted for his Lives of the Most Excellent Italian Architects, Painters, and Sculptors (1550; 1568), a principal source for the history of Italian Renaissance art


(vəˈzɑr i, -ˈsɑr i)

Giorgio, 1511–74, Italian painter, architect, and art historian.
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Por meio de tais de pressupostos, Dolce assevera nao ter havido razoes para a ausencia da biografia de Ticiano na primeira edicao das Vite, de Giorgio Vasari, de 1550.
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