Botticelli

Botticelli

Author: Barbara Deimling

Publisher: Taschen

ISBN: 3822859923

Page: 96

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Sandro Botticelli 1444 / 45–1510 : Life and work 1473 On 20th January , the festival of St Sebastian , Botticelli's painting of the saint is erected in the Florentine church of Santa Maria Maggiore . Sala dei Gigli in the Palazzo ...

Florence's golden child: The Early Renaissance master During Sandro Botticelli's lifetime (1444/45-1510), the influence of his art scarcely reached beyond his native Florence, and following his death he was soon forgotten, to be rediscovered only in the 19th century by the Pre-Raphaelites. Since then, Botticelli has ranked among the greatest of the Renaissance artists. In the Uffizi Gallery in Florence, paintings such as"Primavera" and "The Birth of Venus" are among the foremost attractions for tourists and art lovers. Botticelli's captivating figures of women, his intimate portrayals of the Madonna and Child, and the angelic beauty of his adolescents are famous the world over today. The artist's life and work are explored in this thoughtful and beautifully illustrated study.About the Series: Each book in TASCHEN's Basic Art Series features: a detailed chronological summary of the life and oeuvre of the artist, covering his or her cultural and historical importance a concise biography approximately 100 colour illustrations with explanatory captions



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