Category:The Birth of Venus (Botticelli)

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Artist
Sandro Botticelli  (1445–1510) Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q5669 q:it:Sandro Botticelli
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  Blue pencil.svg wikidata:Q51252
Uffizi
Native name Galleria degli Uffizi
Location Florence
Coordinates 43° 46′ 06″ N, 11° 15′ 21″ E Link to OpenStreetMap Link to Google Maps
Established 1581 (built), 1765 (open to public)
Web page www.uffizi.it/en
Authority control
room Botticelli
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"
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.

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