[ART] Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects Vol 6 by Giorgio Vasari-leni

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Post by Leni » April 6th, 2019, 1:23 pm

Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors and Architects Vol 6 by Giorgio Vasari (1511 - 1574). Translated by Gaston du C. de Vere (? - 1955)

Volunteers outside the USA: Gaston du C. de Vere died in 1955. The author's work is still protected by copyright in places like Europe, where copyright is author's death plus 70 years, Australia (author's death plus 70 years for authors who died after 1955) or Canada (author's death plus 50 years), UNLESS the rule of shorter term applies.
The Lives of the Most Excellent Italian Painters, Sculptors, and Architects, from Cimabue to Our Times (in the original Italian, Le Vite de' più eccellenti pittori, scultori, e architettori da Cimabue insino a' tempi nostri) is a collection of biographies of Italian artists written by the 16th-century Italian painter and architect Giorgio Vasari. The Vite or "Lives" is a valuable witness of the thought about art at the times now known as Renaissance by one of its actors: Vasari is mostly known for being the mind behind the revitalization of the Uffizi, in Florence. The Lives are a fundamental work for art historians. (Summary by Leni)
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Post by Leni » April 6th, 2019, 1:26 pm

Looking for a DPL and readers! :D
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Post by elsieselwyn » April 8th, 2019, 2:16 pm

Can I have section 1?

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Post by Leni » April 8th, 2019, 6:40 pm

elsieselwyn wrote:
April 8th, 2019, 2:16 pm
Can I have section 1?
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Post by niobium » April 9th, 2019, 6:21 am

i can do section 7 Life of Baccio D' Agnolo, Architect of Florence. Ive been looking forward to this multi volume work being completed and would happily read the occasional section to keep it going

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Post by Leni » April 9th, 2019, 6:28 am

niobium wrote:
April 9th, 2019, 6:21 am
i can do section 7 Life of Baccio D' Agnolo, Architect of Florence. Ive been looking forward to this multi volume work being completed and would happily read the occasional section to keep it going
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Post by ShadowRain » April 10th, 2019, 3:44 pm

I would love to dpl this! Please

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Post by Leni » April 10th, 2019, 5:24 pm

ShadowRain wrote:
April 10th, 2019, 3:44 pm
I would love to dpl this! Please
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Post by niobium » May 5th, 2019, 4:19 am

i know its been a month, but I'm still getting around to working on it. Hopefully a few others will get attracted to the idea of completing this important biographical work

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Post by Leni » May 5th, 2019, 3:24 pm

niobium wrote:
May 5th, 2019, 4:19 am
i know its been a month, but I'm still getting around to working on it. Hopefully a few others will get attracted to the idea of completing this important biographical work
It's ok, niobium. Thanks! :D
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Post by elsieselwyn » May 14th, 2019, 6:44 am

Sorry for the long wait!

Here is section 1: https://librivox.org/uploads/leni/livesofpainters6_01_vasari_128kb.mp3

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Post by elsieselwyn » May 14th, 2019, 6:44 am

May I claim sections 2-5?

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Post by Leni » May 16th, 2019, 1:59 pm

elsieselwyn wrote:
May 14th, 2019, 6:44 am
May I claim sections 2-5?
Thanks much, Elsie!
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Post by lubee930 » June 8th, 2019, 9:18 am

Hi Leni--May I please claim Section 16 "Life of Fra Sebastiano Viniziano Del Piombo, Painter"--?
Kind regards,
Lucretia

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Post by Leni » June 8th, 2019, 3:06 pm

lubee930 wrote:
June 8th, 2019, 9:18 am
Hi Leni--May I please claim Section 16 "Life of Fra Sebastiano Viniziano Del Piombo, Painter"--?
Thanks, Lucretia! Assigned!
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