The city of Prato is depicted in the background, whereas in the foreground, on the left, there is the river Bisenzio, with a horn filled with fruits and vegetables, accompanied by a nymph and a putto; on the right, a young man holding the city banner. Photo: Simone Lampredi


  • Title: Allegory of Prato
  • Date Created: 1563/1565
  • painter: Giorgio Vasari
  • Theme: allegorical subject
  • Second artist name (attribution): Jacopo Zucchi
  • Second artist death place: Roma
  • Second artist death date: 1590
  • Second artist birth place: Firenze
  • Second artist birth date: 1541
  • Physical Dimensions: w250 x h250 cm (Complete)
  • Period: Mannerism
  • Original title: Allegoria di Prato
  • Type: oil painting on wood
  • Rights: Comune di Firenze, Comune di Firenze

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