Art 4424-Midterm-Sandro Botticelli

Art 4424-Midterm-Sandro Botticelli - D. Sandro Botticelli...

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D. Sandro Botticelli (Alessandro Filipepi; 1445-1510) very very famous very large workshop hundreds of paintings close association with the Medici family work is poetic, very marvelous flights of fancy probably passed through the Verrocchio workshop his style emphasized line, veaving complex and beautiful linear compositions that can be compared to the many layers of sixteenth-century polyphonic music. anti-atmospheric, anti-optical, anti-scientific elongated necks, torsos, arms, and legs [Lead into the following with two late works by Fra Filippo Lippi: * Madonna and Child with Angels and * Madonna and Child with the Birth of the Virgin and the Meeting of Joachim and Anna (“Bartolini tondo”), both 1450s] Fra Filippo Lippi (c.1406-69): Important mid-15 th -century Florentine painter; probably assisted by Botticelli at the end of his career; father of Filippino (“Little Filippo”) Lippi. Madonna and Child with Angels o probably a private commission o hyper refinement o paragone of female beauty o curly linearity o transparent veil with frill art
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This note was uploaded on 03/26/2009 for the course ART 4424 taught by Professor M.zucker during the Spring '08 term at LSU.

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Art 4424-Midterm-Sandro Botticelli - D. Sandro Botticelli...

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