Very few museums in the world can offer such an Important and comprehensive review as the Uffizi. Starting with the first Byzantine masters like Cimabue and Duccio di Buoninsegna, the museum displays the chronological progress of the history of painting. Starting from the innovations of the masterpieces of Giotto’s and the Sienese masters, the International Gothic, represented by Gentile da Fabriano’s “Adoration”, to move on to the collection of Renaissance painting and its most representative artists (Masaccio, Paolo Uccello, Filippo Lippi, Piero della Francesca).
A special room is dedicated to Botticelli, whose paintings “The Birth of Venus” and “Primavera” are famous all over the world. The 16th century is represented by Michelangelo, Leonardo, Raphael, the Tuscan Mannerist painters (like Pontormo) and the Venetian school with the immortal works of Titian, Tintoretto and Veronese.