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Ancient Greek statue of Aphrodite / Venus , 2500 years ago Paestum Archaeological Museum, Campania, Cilento NP, Italy

JEFF KOONS Metallic Venus, 2010–12 High chromium stainless steel with transparent color coating and live flowering plants 100 x 52 x 40 inches 254 x 132.1 x 101.6 cm Ed. 3/3

Head of a woman known as the "Venus of Brassempouy" – Gravettian (c. 27,000 BCE) Mammoth tusk. Brassempouy (Landes, Frances) Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Musée des Antiquites nationales

California - Hiram Powers Powers completed "California," originally entitled "La Dorado," from 1850 to 1855 in his Florence studio. Inspired by the California Gold Rush of 1849, Powers devised the following program for this allegorical figure: ". . . an Indian woman . . . stands in a reserved and guarded posture and with a watchful expression, holding the divining rod in her left, and pointing with it down to the earth, under a large quartz crystal, which supports the figure on the right.

❤ - Venus Marble Antonio Canova Italian Rome 1822-23. Art Curator & Art Adviser. I am targeting the most exceptional art! Catalog @ www.BusaccaGaller...

Roman statue, copy after a Hellenistic original, from circa 150 BC, of the so-called Marine Venus type. In the 17th century a perfume bottle was added under the right hand, leading to this work's best-known name. The head comes from a restoration carried out by Valeriano Salvatierra in the early 19th century.

The Venus Felix is a sculpture of Venus and her son Cupid. It was dedicated by Sallustia and Helpidus to Venus Felix. Its head resembles Faustina the Younger. It is now held at the Museo Pio-Clementino of the Vatican Museums, Rome, and is displayed in the Octagon of the Hermes Hall.

Venus - Antonio Canova 1822-23.

Venus Giving Arms to Aeneas, 1704 Jean Cornu (French, 1650-1710) France (Paris) Terracotta and painted wood