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Corridoio Vasariano

Vasari Courtyard, Florence , province of Florence Tuscany region Italy // Florence, the loveliest city in Italy...

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While touring Vatican City this is one of the amazing ceilings in the Vatican Museums. A wonderful sight on a dream vacation. #monogramsvacation

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Florence Must-Dos -- National Geographic's Ultimate City Guides

Inside the Duomo in Florence. This is not to be missed! My best advise for all of Italy is simply to "climb the Duomo!" You will not be disappointed.

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The Gates of Paradise

The Baptistery of St. John boasts the famous bronze doors by Ghiberti that Michelangelo dubbed “The Gates of Paradise”...Florence, Italy

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Piazza del Duomo

Inside the Duomo in Florence, Italy. This and other must-see places to see in Florence. #art #europe #cathedrals

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Uffizi Gallery, Florence Italy. This is where I had my self portrait drawn by a local artist! Seems like yesterday!!

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Giotto di Bondone, born Angiolo di Bondone, also called Angiolotto, ca 1267–8Jan1337 | The Virgin and Child | The later 16th century biographer Giorgio Vasari says of him "...He made a decisive break with the ...Byzantine style, and brought to life the great art of painting as we know it today, introducing the technique of drawing accurately from life, which had been neglected for more than two hundred years."

Giorgio Vasari - Self Portrait. Giorgio Vasari (1511 – 1574) was an Italian painter, architect, writer and historian.

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Giorgio Vasari, Judith and Holofernes, c.1554. St. Louis Art Museum. Those are the ripped shoulders of a woman saving her people.

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