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The Venus de Medici, (sculpture)

Artist:
Unknown
Unknown (Antique artist) (copy after)
Type:
Sculptures
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 22
From the tribune of the Pitti Palace, Florence. "In the Tribuna, that room of master pieces, . . . is preserved the most celebrated piece of sculpture in the possession of the Museum, Degl' Uffizi, the Venus of Medici."--Viardol, Wonders of Sculpture, pp. 129-30. [Pp. 16-17; excerpted from a detailed description of the work.]
1875. Descriptive Catalogue of Statuary, on Exhibition at the Gallery of the Maryland Historical Society Rooms, Athenaeum Buildings, St. Paul and Saratoga Streets, Baltimore. Baltimore: Printed by John Murphy & Co. Publishers, Booksellers, Printers and Stationers. 182 Baltimore Street, 1875.
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Venus
Figure female
Control number:
AECI 02040021
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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