Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Census of Antique Art known to the Renaissance Known prototypesStatuesMunich, Residenz (Venus of Aphrodisias)
Single figure With attributesRobe with mythological scenes
Single figure With attributesGoat
Graces
Alone In 'Siena Group' pose (naked, central figure with back to viewer)
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Planets Represented as planetary deities CyclesLuminaries (Sol and Luna)
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsFish, shellfish, and other marine creaturesDolphin
Further details
ARTIST/CREATOR
Graeco-Roman
DATE
1st half 2nd century
LOCATION
Munich, Residenz (inv. Res. Mü P. I 315)
Notes on photograph
DESCRIPTION
photo Museum, Neg. 9120
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RELATIONS
Census database
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
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