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The Best Artwork by Botticelli

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A list of Sandro Botticelli artwork, including all notable Sandro Botticelli paintings, sculptures and other works of art, with photos when available. These popular Sandro Botticelli pieces are sorted alphabetically by the title of the work of art. These are some of Sandro Botticelli's most famous art pieces, so if you're wondering what art was made by Sandro Botticelli and how many major pieces of art Sandro Botticelli made then this list is a great resource. If you want to know more about these pieces of renowned Sandro Botticelli artwork, then click on their names for additional information.

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    The Adoration of the Magi is a painting by the Italian Renaissance master Sandro Botticelli, dating from 1475 or 1476. It is housed in the Uffizi of Florence. Botticelli was commissioned to paint at least seven versions of The Adoration of the Magi. The Adoration of the Magi theme was popular in the Renaissance Florence. The work was commissioned by Gaspare di Zanobi del Lama, a banker of humble origins and dubious morality connected to the House of Medici, for his chapel in the church of Santa Maria Novella. In the scene are present numerous characters among which are several members of the Medici family: Cosimo de' Medici, his sons Piero and Giovanni, and his grandsons Giuliano and...  more
    • Artist: Sandro Botticelli
    • Subject: Biblical Magi, Adoration of the Magi
    • Genres (Art): History painting
    • Art Form: Painting
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    Baptism of St. Zenobius

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    Baptism of St. Zenobius and His Appointment as a Bishop is a painting of saint Zenobius of Florence by the Italian Renaissance master Sandro Botticelli, c. 1500-1505. The Histories of St. Zenobius are the last known work of Botticelli. The other three paintings are: Three Miracles of St. Zenobius, also in the National Gallery, London Three Miracles of St. Zenobius, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Last Miracle and the Death of St. Zenobius Gemäldegalerie, Dresden...  more
    • Artist: Sandro Botticelli
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    Calumny of Apelles

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    The Calumny of Apelles is a tempera painting by Italian Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli. Based on the description of a painting by Apelles, the work was completed in approximately 1494. It is on display in the Uffizi in Florence....  more
    • Artist: Sandro Botticelli
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    The Annunciation, also known as the Cestello Annunciation, is a tempera painting created in 1489 by the Italian Renaissance master Sandro Botticelli. It is housed in the Uffizi Gallery of Florence and has been part of the collection since 1872. The picture was commissioned in May of 1489 to decorate the chapel of the Florentine monastery Cestello, which is now known as Santa Maria Maddalena de'Pazzi. The subject of the painting is the Annunciation, in which the angel Gabriel visits the Virgin Mary to tell her that she has been divinely impregnated and will bear the Christ child. Underneath the painting on its original frame are words in Latin from St. Luke's Gospel 1:35 "The Holy Ghost...  more
    • Artist: Sandro Botticelli
    • Subject: Annunciation
    • Genres (Art): History painting
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