Painting of the Week: La Primavera by Sandro Botticelli

La Primavera, which means ‘Spring’ in Italian, is without a doubt the most famous painting of Sandro Botticelli. Its mysterious allure continues to dazzle audiences and baffle art historians to this day. However, the painting was originally commissioned by Lorenzo di Pierfrancesco de Medici, probably on the occasion of his marriage. Who were the Medici … Continue reading Painting of the Week: La Primavera by Sandro Botticelli