How old was sandro Botticilli when he painted the picture of Birth of Venus?
He painted the picture in 1485, when he was 40 years old. Thanks to "How to talk to children about art by Francoise Barbe-Gall"
Sandro Botticelli. Answer 2: I am sure the above is the answer you wanted, since Botticelli's painting is the best-known version of 'Birth of Venus'. One should know, though, that this has been a very popular subject thorugh the ages and painted by many famous and less famous painters. Boticelli Sandro Botticelli, painted circa 1482-1486.