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
Object type painting
Depicted people Simonetta Vespucci
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 in); Height: 172.5 cm (67.9 in)
dimensions QS:P2043,278.5U174728;P2048,172.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q16335227
room Botticelli
Accession number
Inv. 1890 no. 878 (Uffizi Gallery)
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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