Sandro Botticelli - The Encyclopedia of Fine Arts - Artist, Painter  Sandro Botticelli

Style: Italian Renaissance;Early Renaissance

Place: Florence

Born: 1444

Death: 1510

Nationality: Italy


Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi, better known as Sandro Botticelli (Italian pronunciation: [ˈsandro bottiˈtʃɛlli] c. 1445 – May 17, 1510) was an Italian painter of the Early Renaissance. He belonged to the Florentine school under the patronage of Lorenzo de' Medici, a movement that Giorgio Vasari would characterize less than a hundred year...