BirthSandro was born sometime in 1445. He became the fifth child of his family, his name was Alessandro Di Mariano Fillipepi.
ApprenticeshipHe became an apprentice at some point in 1459.
Apprenticeship with Fra Filippo LippiAround 1462 Sandro became Italian painter, Filippo Lippi's apprentice. Sandro's art would be influenced by him.
FrescoSandro created frescoes with other artists, at this time he had done many.(mid 1480s)
PopeBotticelli was summoned by the pope to paint frescoes on the walls of the Sistine chapel.
PrimaveraBotticelli painted one pf his most famous works, the Primavera.
VenusBotticelli painted another one of his most famous works the Birth of Venus.
BreakBotticelli stopped painting for a while. It is thought that he may have burnt some of his work at this time. (sometime around 1491)
May 17, 1510
DeathBotticelli died. He never married and vowed to never.