Category:The Birth of Venus (Botticelli)

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Artist
Sandro Botticelli (1445–1510) Link back to Creator infobox template wikidata:Q5669
Sandro Botticelli
Alternative names Birth name: Allessandro Filipepi
Sandro Filipepi
Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi
Alessandro di Mariano Filipepi Botticelli
Description

Italian painter, fresco painter and draughtsman

Date of birth/death circa 1445 17 May 1510
Location of birth/death Florence Florence
Work location Florence (1469–1481), Pisa (1475), Rome (1481–1482), Florence (1482–1490), Volterra (ca. 1483), Mantua (1502), Florence (1503–1510)
Authority control
Title Italian: Nascita di Venere
The Birth of Venus
 wikidata:Q151047
Object type Painting
Medium tempera on panel
Dimensions Length: 278.5 cm (109.6 in). Height: 172.5 cm (67.9 in).
Uffizi Gallery Link back to Institution infobox template wikidata:Q51252
Uffizi Gallery, Florence.jpg
Native name Galleria degli Uffizi
Location Florence
Coordinates 43° 46′ 07″ N, 11° 15′ 19″ E Link to OpenStreetMap  Link to Google Maps
Established (built), 1765 (open to public)
Website www.uffizi.beniculturali.it
Authority control
room Botticelli
Object history commissioned by Lorenzo and Giovanni di Pierfrancesco de'Medici for Villa di Castello (?)
References
English: Text about "Birth of Venus" from E.H. Gombrich, "The Story of Art"
Sandro Botticelli - La nascita di Venere - Google Art Project - edited.jpg


English: The Birth of Venus by Sandro Botticelli. For other depictions of the birth of Venus, see Category:Venus Anadyomenes.

Subcategories

This category has the following 3 subcategories, out of 3 total.