Member Celebration: Botticelli Drawings

Two saints, one bent over kissing feet

Workshop of Sandro Botticelli (Italian, Florence ca. 1445–1510 Florence), A Saint Kissing the Foot of Christ with an Angel Holding a Candelabrum (detail), ca. 1490. Pen and brown ink, brown wash heightened with white, black chalk, on paper tinted with brown wash, 7 11/16 × 5 3/4 in. (19.5 × 14.6 cm). Musée du Louvre, Département des Arts-graphiques

Jump to

All members at the Contributor, Enthusiast, and Partner levels are invited to join us in celebration of the first exhibition ever dedicated to the drawings of Renaissance artist Sandro Botticelli, whose work epitomizes the flowering of the Italian Renaissance. Enjoy music and light bites. Beer, wine, and cocktails will be available for purchase.

Accessibility info

To request accessibility accommodations for the evening, please reach out to

Ticket info

  • Admission is for two adults and all youth ages 17 and under in the household with a current Contributor, Enthusiast, and Partner membership. 
  • Member benefits are nontransferable and valid with a current membership.
  • Capacity is limited. Advance reservations are required and will be accepted on a first-come first-served basis. A current membership does not guarantee event access. 
  • Botticelli Drawings is on view at the Legion of Honor November 19, 2023–February 11, 2024.

Not a member yet? Join today!

Contact info

Member Services


This exhibition is organized by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.

Presenting Sponsors
John A. and Cynthia Fry Gunn
Diane B. Wilsey
Barbara A. Wolfe

Major Support
Roger Thomas and Arthur Libera
Wolfgang Ratjen Stiftung, Liechtenstein 

Significant Support
Gretchen B. Kimball

Generous Support
Bettina S. Bryant
The Harris Family
Edina Jennison
Samuel H. Kress Foundation 
The Robert Lehman Foundation 
Maria Manetti Shrem
Lynn and Edward Poole
Mary Sauer, Robert Doris, and Annie Doris
The Tavolozza Foundation 
David A. Wollenberg

Additional support is provided by The Achenbach Graphic Arts Council, Luanne and Pete Andreotti, Alexandria and Dwight Ashdown, Sandra Bessières, Consulate General of Italy in San Francisco, Robert Dance, Stanlee Gatti, Italian Cultural Institute San Francisco, Wendy W. Kwok and family, Moretti Fine Art LD, Jan and Bob Newman, Christina Ongerth, Parida Saennam and Austin Ligon, Sheila Wishek, and Andrea Woodner.

This exhibition is supported by an indemnity from the Federal Council on the Arts and the Humanities.

More events