A Christie's employee talks about 'The Madonna and Child with a Pomegranate' by Sandro Botticelli January 24, 2013 at Christie's in New York. The painting is one of the works scheduled to be auctioned during Old Masters week January 26-31, 2013. AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT
Credit: DON EMMERT
Shoes, flowers and grass, detail of the allegory of spring, ca 1477-1490, by Sandro Botticelli (1445-1510), tempera on wood, 203x314 cm.
Credit: DEA / G. NIMATALLAH
1445 - 1510Maler Italien
Credit: ullstein bild
Ciborium (Ciborio), by Dionigi Nigetti (Nigi della Neghittosa) and Battista Botticelli su progetto di Giorgio Vasari, 1560 - 1570, 16th Century, wood carved, gilded and painted.