Ow Do Artists See Art in Giorgio Vasaris Biographies?

The main source is Giorgio Vasaris The Lives of the most excellent Painters, Sculptors and Architects.But you should look at the literature about Vasari and show how other critics have treated the topic in this case :How do Artists see Art in Vasaris biographies? The book Lives of the most excellent painters, sculptors and architects contains more than 60 biographies, nevertheless concentrate only on 5 to 6 like: Filippo Brunelleschi, Donatello, Leonardo Da Vinci, Giotto, Nanni Di Banco, Michelangelo Buanarroti etc. Be very tenacious to the thesis.