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  1. Valter & Botticelli
    03 Mar, 2020
    UFFIZI MASTERPIECES ... WHAT'S YOUR FAVOURITE?
    The Uffizi designed by Vasari (1560-1580) for the Medici family is home to 13-20th century masterpieces. Big attractions include Botticelli's Birth of Venus (1485) and Primavera (1480) but I'm still trying to decide my favorite piece. Leonardo da Vinci's unfinished Adorazione dei Magi (1482), Sanzio's Madonna del Cardellino (1506), Botticelli's La Calunnia (1495), or the more sinister Caravaggio Medusa (1595/98).  Which one would you choose? The Uffizi in Florence is open Tuesday-Sunday (closed