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Uffizi

/juːˈfɪtsɪ/
noun
1.
an art gallery in Florence; built by Giorgio Vasari in the 16th century and opened as a museum in 1765: contains chiefly Italian Renaissance paintings
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  • It is a tondo in the uffizi, showing the figures in half length.

    The Madonna in Art Estelle M. Hurll
  • One of our first visits was to the Royal Gallery, in the uffizi.

  • The uffizi "Madonna" is in reality a relief by Donatello or one of his followers translated into paint.

    Filippo Lippi Paul G. Konody
  • But paintings and sculpture are not the only wonders of the uffizi gallery.

    Over the Ocean Curtis Guild
  • The guests entered by the side door nearest the uffizi, and carabinieri kept the way clear.

    Olive in Italy Moray Dalton
  • And, looking at nothing else to-day in the uffizi, let us go back to Giotto's chapel.

    Mornings in Florence John Ruskin
  • They can be put together by following a drawing of Daniele da Volterra in the uffizi.

    Michelangelo Romain Rolland
  • The uffizi stands on one side of the river, the Pitti on the other.

    Cathedral Cities of Italy William Wiehe Collins

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