What Renaissance writer is said to have written one of the best autobiographies of his era?

Critics often disagree about the value of any piece of literature, however, certainly under consideration for one of the best autobiographies of the Renaissance period was that of Benvenuto Cellini. Cellini was born in the middle of the 15th century is worthy of being read. Cellini was a sculptor and the record of his life gives us an insight to life in the Italian Renaissance.