Sandro Bottecilli - (Detail) The Birth of Venus. ((The Birth of Venus is one of the world’s most famous works of art painted between the year,1482 and 1485. Bottecillis' painting has become a landmark of XV century Italian style so rich in meaning and allegorical references. Perfect for the IM/\GiN/\RiUM )) Tempera on canvas. Uffizi Gallery, Florence Italy.
Antonio Pollaiuolo - Portrait of a young Lady, detail (1470-75). Italian #fashion was quite different from that of Middle and Northern Europe of the same period. Compare this to the portrait by Memling painted at the same time.