Botticelli, Sandro (M)

Surname: Botticelli
Forename(s): Sandro
d. 17 May 1510. Nationality: Italian. VIAF.
Renaissance painter and draughtsman. Born c. 1445. Also known as Alessandro di Moriano Filipepi. Born c. 1445. Worked in Florence and for a time under the patronage of the Medici family. Painted altarpieces, portraits, and religious and mythological subjects. Decorated the Sistine Chapel in Rome (1481). Painted The Birth of Venus. Illustrated a copy of the Divine Comedy by Dante. Biographical information: Oxford Reference. (AC, CC)

Poems associated with this person

Total poems: 2
Poem title Date Periodical Roles id #
For The Master 1891-12 Atalanta Illustrator 2165
Pallas and the Centaur. After a Picture by Botticelli 1896 Pageant Illustrator 1100