Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects

Vol. 4, Filippino Lippi to Domenico Puligo

Cover image for

Download


Author: Giorgio Vasari
Published: 1913
Language: English
Wordcount: 95,578 / 280 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 52.5
LoC Categories: CT, N
Downloads: 1,633
Added to site: 2009.03.28
mnybks.net#: 23780
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genres: Biography, Art, History
Excerpt

of the said Cardinal Olivieri Caraffa, Bishop of Ostia, who was buried in this chapel in the year 1511, and afterwards removed to the Piscopio in Naples.

[Illustration: THE LIBERATION OF S. PETER

(After the fresco by =Filippo Lippi (Filippino)=. Florence: S. Maria del Carmine)

Anderson]

Having returned to Florence, Filippo undertook to paint at his leisure the Chapel of the elder Filippo Strozzi in S. Maria Novella, and he actually began it; but, having finished the ceiling, he was compelled to return to Rome, where he wrought a tomb with stucco-work for the said Cardinal, and decorated with gesso a little chapel beside that tomb in a part of the same Church of the Minerva, together with certain figures, some of which were executed by his disciple, Raffaellino del Garbo. The chapel described above was valued by Maestro Lanzilago of Padua and by the Roman Antonio, known as Antoniasso, two of the best painters that were then in Rome, at 2,000 ducats of gold, withou

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects by Giorgio Vasari - Free eBook

Who Murdered Mr. Malone?

Garden Girls Christian Cozy Mystery Series Book 1
Hope Callaghan

Who Murdered Mr. Malone? Book 1 of the Garden G... Read more

Cover image for Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects by Giorgio Vasari - Free eBook

Phantasia

Book One: Into the Rain
M.U. Riyadad

After finding the body of a dragon in a metalli... Read more

Cover image for Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects by Giorgio Vasari - Free eBook

Fearsome

Fearsome Series Book 1
S.A. Wolfe

*This is a stand-alone book in the Fearsome Ser... Read more

Cover image for Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects by Giorgio Vasari - Free eBook

Nano Contestant

Episode 1: Whatever It Takes
Leif Sterling

Fans of the Hunger Games and Sci-Fi Thrillers will... Read more

Cover image for Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects by Giorgio Vasari - Free eBook

Anais of Brightshire

The Blood Mage Chronicles Book 1
Jamie Wilson

While rumors of monsters rising in the south bring... Read more

Cover image for Lives of the Most Eminent Painters Sculptors and Architects by Giorgio Vasari - Free eBook

Sound of Sirens

Tales of Skylge #1
Jen Minkman

On the island of Skylge, electricity is only fo... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Autobiography of a Yogi
by Paramhansa Yogananda
Forty-Six Years in the Army
by John M. Schofield
The Story of My Life
by Helen Keller
Hymns and Hymnwriters of Denmark
by Jens Christian Aaberg
Acres of Diamonds
by Russell H. Conwell
Abraham Lincoln
by Rev. T.M. Eddy
The Confessions
by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
Abraham Lincoln
by George Haven Putnam
Siddhartha
by Herman Hesse

See more popular titles from this genre.