Definition of Vasari, Giorgio in English:

Vasari, Giorgio

Pronunciation /vəˈsärē/ /vəˈsɑri/

proper noun

  • (1511–74), Italian painter, architect, and biographer. His Lives of the Most Excellent Painters, Sculptors, and Architects (1550, enlarged 1568) formed the basis for the later study of art history in the West.