The Uffizi Gallery is one of the most important museums in the world. Th score of its outstanding collection includes works from the 13th to the 18th century, reflecting in particular one of the highest moments of the entire history of art, the Renaissance. Among the main artists represented are Giotto, Piero della Francesa, Paolo Uccello, Botticelli, Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo, Raphael, Pontormo, Titian and Caravaggio.
About the Author
Gloria Fossi, art historian, is a scholar of the lives and works of Florentine artists and their patrons during the Renaissance.