Name Eliana CARRARA 
SSD L-ART/04 Museology, art and restoration criticism 


Research Interests  Italian Renaissance Art Criticism and the culture of Italian Mannerism: Michelangelo, his works and his biographers; Giorgio Vasari’s Lives of the Artists (1550 and 1568); Vincenzio Borghini and his writings; Francesco Bocchi and his works; Pliny’s Naturalis historia in Renaissance Italy. 
Keywords Artist biographies; Michelangelo; the New Sacristy of the church of S. Lorenzo in Florence; Giorgio Vasari; Vincenzio Borghini; Francesco Bocchi; Italian Mannerism; Pliny the Elder.
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