Roxbury library presenting program on Renaissance painter Sandro Botticelli

The Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury

The Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury

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ROXBURY — The Minor Memorial Library in Roxbury is welcoming Renaissance Art Historian Elaine Ruffulo as she presents the program: “Botticelli, Bankers and The Bonfire of the Vanities” on Monday, Feb. 1, at 4 p.m., on Zoom.

The program will trace the life and times of Sandro Botticelli, an Italian painter of the early Renaissance period.

Ruffolo has lectured for Syracuse and Stanford Universities in Florence and also designed academic travel programs throughout Italy for cultural institutions such as the Smithsonian Associates, The Clark at Williams College, and the Telfair Museums.

There is no charge for this program, but registration is required. To RSVP, or for more information, visit or call 860-350-2181.