Category:The Birth of Venus (Botticelli)

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English: The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli. For other depictions of the birth of Venus, see Venus Anadyomenes
Sandro Botticelli: The Birth of Venus  wikidata:Q151047 
creator QS:P170,Q5669
Sandro Botticelli: The Birth of Venus
Main subject Venus Anadyomene
Object type painting
object_type QS:P31,Q3305213
Genre mythological painting
Date from 1483 until 1485
date QS:P571,+1483-00-00T00:00:00Z/8,P580,+1483-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P582,+1485-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium tempera on panel
medium QS:P186,Q175166;P186,Q1348059,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Length: 278.5 cm (109.6 ″); Height: 172.5 cm (67.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2043,278.5U174728;P2048,172.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q16335227
Current location
room Botticelli
Accession number
Object history commissioned by Lorenzo and Giovanni di Pierfrancesco de'Medici for Villa di Castello (?)
References Polo Museale Fiorentino, Inventario 1890: online database: entry 878 (Italian)
English: Text about "Birth of Venus" from E.H. Gombrich, "The Story of Art"

Deimling, Barbara: Sandro Botticelli,Taschen, Art & Art Instruction, 2000 ISBN 3822859923, p. 95
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