Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Venus
Single figure Without attributes Heads and busts
Further details
Back view of Roman version of the Aphrodite at Knidos by Praxiteles. Breasts reconstructed but ancient. Cut down from a statue to make a bust; Image from The Illustrated London News
ARTIST/CREATOR
Praxiteles (4th century BC) (after)
DATE
1st century - 2nd century
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Greek and Roman Antiquities)
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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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