NEW YORK — A small portray by Sandro Botticelli has offered at Sotheby’s in New York for $92.2 million, an public sale report for the Renaissance grasp.
The portray, “Younger Man Holding a Roundel,” depicts a younger nobleman holding a spherical portray of a saint.
It’s one in all simply three portraits in personal arms by the artist finest identified for “The Delivery of Venus” and “Primavera.”
The vendor was the property of the late actual property billionaire Sheldon Solow.
Two bidders competed for the portray at Thursday’s livestreamed public sale.
Sotheby’s didn’t disclose the identification of the customer.