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  2. Sandro Botticelli - Wikipedia

    Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi (c. 1445 – May 17, 1510), better known as Sandro Botticelli (/ ˌ b ɒ t ɪ ˈ tʃ ɛ l i / BOT-ih-CHEL-ee, Italian: [ˈsandro bottiˈtʃɛlli]) or simply Botticelli, was an Italian painter of the Early Renaissance.

  3. Sandro Botticelli | Biography, Paintings, Birth of Venus ...

    Sandro Botticelli (born 1445, Florence [Italy]—died May 17, 1510, Florence) one of the greatest painters of the Florentine Renaissance. His The Birth of Venus and La Primavera are often said to epitomize for modern viewers the spirit of the Renaissance .

  4. Sandro Botticelli Paintings, Bio, Ideas | TheArtStory

    Summary of Sandro Botticelli. Botticelli was perhaps the greatest humanist painter of the Early Renaissance, yet much of his life and influences remain a mystery to us today. His paintings represent the pinnacle of the cultural flourishing of the Medicis' Florence, a prosperous society that encouraged the progress of art, philosophy and literature.

  5. Sandro Botticelli lived in the XV – XVI cent., a remarkable figure of Italian Early Renaissance. Find more works of this artist at – best visual art database.

  6. Sandro Botticelli (about 1445 - 1510) | National Gallery, London

    At the height of his fame, the Florentine painter and draughtsman Sandro Botticelli was one of the most esteemed artists in Italy. His graceful pictures of the Madonna and Child, his altarpieces and his life-size mythological paintings, such as 'Venus and Mars' , were immensely popular in his lifetime.

  7. Sandro Botticelli - National Gallery of Art

    The son of Mariano di Vanni Filipepi, Alessandro--whose nickname derives from that of his brother Giovanni, called "Botticello" (little barrel)--entered Filippo Lippi's workshop toward the end of the 1450s.

  8. Sandro Botticelli - Renaissance, Art, Florence | Britannica

    Sandro Botticelli - Renaissance, Art, Florence: Botticelli is the earliest European artist whose paintings of secular historical subjects survive in some number and are equal or superior in importance to his religious paintings.

  9. Sandro Botticelli - World History Encyclopedia

    Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510 CE), real name Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi, was an Italian artist of the early Renaissance. A prolific painter, especially of altarpieces and works with a religious theme, Botticelli's most famous work today is, ironically, the mythological Birth of Venus which is now on display in the Uffizi Gallery of his ...

  10. Sandro Botticelli - Biography

    Name: Sandro Botticelli. Birth Year: 1445. Birth City: Florence. Birth Country: Italy. Gender: Male. Best Known For: Sandro Botticelli was an Italian painter of the early Renaissance-era. He ...

  11. Sandro Botticelli summary | Britannica

    Sandro Botticelli, orig. Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi, (born 1445, Florence—died May 17, 1510, Florence [Italy]), Italian Renaissance painter. As a youth he may have been apprenticed to a goldsmith, and he later trained with Fra Filippo Lippi in Florence.