"Botticelli made lots of money by painting beautiful works of art...for churches and the homes of wealthy people."
This biography introduces Botticelli in a manner that is fun and interesting to young children. The author’s premise is that if children can think of artists as real people, then the world of art will open up to them.
Through his own illustrations and a clever story line, along with reproductions of the artists’ works, the author conveys a wealth of information about Botticelli, his time, and his art. Great for reading aloud and discussion. Paperback, 32 pages each. Ages 4 and up.