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"The Collector of Lives": A Review

Often viewed as the father of art history, Giorgio Vasari published The Lives of Artists in 1550 and offered the first detailed depiction of the lives of Renaissance artists. Now, over four-hundred-fifty years later he is the subject of a new biography titled The Collector of Lives, which details the life and influence the artist and writer had on the historiography of the history of art and also positions him as a successful artist in his own right.

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