Sandro Botticelli

Sandro Botticelli

Original Name Allesandro di Mariano Filipepi
Birth
Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Death 16 May 1510 (aged 65)
Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Burial Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy
Memorial ID 7846100 · View Source
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Artist. He was a contemporary of famed artist Michelangelo di Lodovico Buonarroti Simoni and Renaissance man Leonardo da Vinci, and his considered one of the best painters of the 15th century period of art and culture in Italy known as the "Quattrocento". He was pupil of painter Filippo Lippi and worked for the House of Medici political dynasty. His works include the paintings "Adorazione del Magi," "Nascita di Venere" and "Allegoria de la Primavera." He also worked on the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 8 Sep 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7846100
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sandro Botticelli (1 Mar 1445–16 May 1510), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7846100, citing Chiesa di San Salvatore di Ognissanti, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze, Toscana, Italy ; Maintained by Find A Grave .