- 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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The Uffizi bones could give vital clues to earlier pandemics on the peninsula.The Uffizi’s Secret Mass Grave
Barbie Latza Nadeau
February 15, 2014
Housed near the Uffizi Gallery, in one of the most culturally rich cities in the world, the museum has some highfalutin neighbors.Night at the Gucci Museum
September 27, 2011
One of the others is in the Louvre, and a third in the Uffizi.
Among these were the Uffizi Venus, said to be a portrait of the Duchess herself.
For pictures, however, the Pitti Palace surpasses the Uffizi.George Eliot's Life, Vol. II (of 3)
One of our first visits was to the Royal Gallery, in the Uffizi.
There is so much in this Uffizi gallery to satisfy every variety of artistic taste!Over the Ocean