What painter was summoned to Rome in 1481 to decorate the walls of the Sistine Chapel?
Sandro Botticelli was summoned to Rome in 1481 by Pope Sixtus IV, and charged with decorating the walls of the Sistine Chapel. Botticelli completed three paintings, "Events of the Life of Moses", "The Temptation of Christ", and "The Punishment of Korah", only to have his work upstaged two decades later by the ceiling frescoes of Michelangelo?
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