The Sensational Sandro Botticelli
1445- May 7, 1510, Florence, Italy
Born with the name Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi, Sandro Botticelli private life has very little documentation. It is thought that he spent much of his teenage years in Florence with painting master Fra Fliiippo Lippi. He established a studio and a reputation. In 1481, Botticelli made his only departure from Florence to paint in Rome. This lasted one year and upon return to Florence, his career flourished. He remained in Florence until his death in 1510.
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Botticelli's most interesting piece
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