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Six Tuscan Poets


Giorgio Vasari



Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G330
Six Tuscan Poets, Giorgio Vasari
Six Tuscan Poets: Gallery Label - Current
: Giorgio Vasari's Portrait of Six Tuscan Poets
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Medium: Paintings | Oil on panel
Size: 52 x 51 5/8 in. (132.08 x 131.13 cm) (canvas)62 1/8 x 61 5/8 x 4 3/4 in. (157.8 x 156.53 x 12.07 cm) (outer frame)180 lb. (81.6 kg)
Creation Place: Europe, Italy, Florence
Culture: Europe, Italy
Style: 16th century
Physical Description: Group portrait of six Italian writers and poets: Dante Alighieri, Francesco Petrarch, Guido Cavalcanti, Giovanni Boccaccio, Cino da Pistoia, and Guittone d'Arezzo.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Accession Number: 71.24
Artist: Giorgio Vasari, Italian (Florence), 1511 - 1574
Role: Artist
Nationality: Italian (Florence)
Life Dates: Italian (Florence), 1511 - 1574
Added to Site: February 28, 2009