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IMAGE number
XIR412
Title
The Birth of Venus, c.1485 (tempera on canvas)
Artist
Botticelli, Sandro (Alessandro di Mariano di Vanni Filipepi) (1444/5-1510) / Italian
Description
Venus Anadyomene, the goddess of love is born from the sea fully-grown and brought by nymphs to the Greek island of Cythereia
Location
Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Medium
tempera sur toile
Date
1485 (C15th)
Dimensions
172.5x278.5 cms
Credit
Bridgeman Images
Keywords
  • 16 16th xvi xvith century
  • Art
  • Drapes (Art)
  • Italian
  • Italy
  • Modesty
  • Renaissance
  • allegory
  • aphrodite
  • attendant
  • beauty
  • body
  • chloris
  • cinquecento
  • classical
  • cloak
  • coat
  • costume
  • cythera
  • cythere
  • cythereia
  • erotic
  • female
  • feminity
  • fertility
  • flora
  • florentine
  • foam
  • frame
  • ginger
  • god
  • goddess
  • goddess of love
  • greece greek
  • hair
  • hora
  • hour
  • hours
  • iconic
  • italian renaissance
  • legend
  • love
  • medici
  • metamorphoses
  • myth
  • mythological
  • mythological figure
  • mythology
  • naiad
  • naked
  • naked woman
  • nakedness
  • nude
  • nymph
  • ora
  • ovid
  • painting
  • personification
  • quattrocento
  • red haired
  • redhead
  • roman
  • roses
  • scallop
  • sea
  • seashore
  • shell
  • spring
  • triumphal
  • venus
  • venus anadyomene
  • venus aphrodite
  • venus pudica
  • wind
  • winged
  • wings
  • woman
  • zephyr

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