Giorgio Vasari was a very prolific and eclectic artist. He was born in Arezzo in 1511 and died in Florence in 1574, and has an important role in Dan Brown’s Inferno.
He was a brilliant polymath, and his expertise covered a number of different subjects, including writing, painting, and planning.
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