Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Bath and Toilet of Venus Venus combing her hair
Further details
The subject likely derives from a fresco of the Birth of Venus from the Sala dei Venti, Palazzo Te, however Adamo has removed all of her attributes from his print.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Scultori, Adamo (Adamo Ghisi) (1530-1585)
DATE
1547 - 1585
LOCATION
n/a
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Bartsch (XV.427.101)
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Paolo Bellini, 'L'opera incisa Adamo e Diana Scultori,' Vicenza, 1991, pp.104-5.
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RELATIONS
British Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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