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In our own time it has been seen... that simple children, roughly brought up in the wilderness, have begun to draw by themselves, impelled by their own natural genius, instructed solely by the example of these beautiful paintings and sculptures of Nature.

 
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Giorgio Vasari
Giorgio Vasari
  • Born: July 30, 1511
  • Died: June 27, 1574
  • Nationality: Italian
  • Profession: Artist

Giorgio Vasari was an Italian painter, architect, writer, and historian, most famous today for his Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, considered the ideological foundation of art-historical writing.

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