The Forsaken World

The Forsaken World Sandro is the sweeping tale of the artist Sandro Botticelli and Ernesto the orphaned boy he rescues It is a tale of friendship of fathers and sons and of love and betrayal Their story begins in the

  • Title: The Forsaken World
  • Author: V.F. Porzio
  • ISBN: 9780984896714
  • Page: 257
  • Format: Paperback
  • Sandro is the sweeping tale of the artist Sandro Botticelli and Ernesto, the orphaned boy he rescues It is a tale of friendship, of fathers and sons, and of love and betrayal Their story begins in the basement of the famous Paris library Bibliotheque de Paris then moves to Florence during the Renaissance, when great masters wielded their art in astonishing ways In 1938,Sandro is the sweeping tale of the artist Sandro Botticelli and Ernesto, the orphaned boy he rescues It is a tale of friendship, of fathers and sons, and of love and betrayal Their story begins in the basement of the famous Paris library Bibliotheque de Paris then moves to Florence during the Renaissance, when great masters wielded their art in astonishing ways In 1938, the Parisian art critic Jacques Mesnil is assigned to uncover a secret about one of the greatest artists who ever livedSandro Botticelli During Botticelli s time, Florence was ruled by the wealthy and powerful Medici family who bore a dark secret The corrupt Pope Alexander VI, who wanted to wrestle control from the Medici family, decried that all power in Italy should be for himselfd he vowed to get it anyway he could Standing in his way was Florence s crazed priest Giralamo Savonarola with his forceful, non religious ways, even going as far as to have a mass burning of art In an age when conspirators, betrayers and assassins wove their ways through the lives of common people, Sandro and Ernesto are thrown into a family s dark secret, resulting in jealousy, mystery, adventure and death Sandro Botticelli left his mark on the worldis is his life.

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