2Information His name is Sandro Botticelli His real name is Alessandro de Mariano di Vanni FilipepiBotticelli is Italian and he lived in the Italian Renaissance, Renaissance, and Florentine School periods.Born in 1445 in Florence, ItalyDied on May 17,1510 in Florence Italy.
3FamilyBotticelli had an older brother named Giovanni di Vanni FilipepiSandro Botticelli also had other brothers named Simone di Mariano Filipepi and Antonio di Vanni Filipepi.Sandro Botticelli’s parents were Mariano di Vanni d'Amedeo Filipepi and his wife Smeralda.
4OccupationWhen Sandro Botticelli was a boy he apprenticed as a goldsmith and then was a master painter for Filippo Lippi.Botticelli is most known for being an Italian painter of the early Renaissance era.Sandro Botticelli had many amazing and famous artwork
5ArtworkBotticelli was a master and contributed to the decoration of the Sistine Chapel.His best known work was “The Birth of Venus”Botticelli was commissioned to paint the work by the Medici family of Florence, specifically Lorenzo di Pierfrancesco de' Medici under the influence of his cousin Lorenzo de' Medici, close friend to Botticelli
7Why is it Renaissance art? “The Birth of Venus” is a Renaissance art because there is a naked women in the painting.It is also a Renaissance art because Venus is a goddess.
8Profile Connections Fra Filippo Lippi taught Sandro Botticelli Filipino Lippi was a student of Sandro Botticelli.Cosimo de’ Media was also born in Florence Italy.Sandro BotticelliFra Filippo Lippi
9Interesting Facts Sandro Botticelli nickname was “The Little Barrel” Botticelli’s father placed him under Filippo Lippi.Sandro Botticelli is not his real name its Alessandro de Mariano di Vanni Filipepi