'Wrestlers. Venus de Medici and Knife Grinder, Uffizi Palace, Florence, Italy', c1909
'Wrestlers. Venus de Medici and Knife Grinder, Uffizi Palace, Florence, Italy', c1909. The Two Wrestlers, a 3rd century BC Roman sculpture with Venus de Medici a 1st-century BC marble copy of an original Greek sculpture of Aphrodite and Arrotino also the Blade-Sharpener, Hellenistic-Roman sculpture of a man sharpening a knife on a whetstone at the Uffizi Gallery. To be viewed on a Sun Sculpture stereoscope made by Underwood & Underwood. [The Rose Stereograph Company, Melbourne, Sydney, Wellington & London, c1909]
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Painting from the House of Venus Marina
Painting from the House of Venus Marina. Depiction of Venus Anadyomene rising from the waters in a shell. The painting was done in 62 AD. Country of Origin: Italy. Culture: Roman. Place of Origin: Pompeii. Credit Line: Werner Forman Archive/ Museo Archeologico Nazionale, Naples. Location: 07.
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Venus and Cupid Mourning the Dead Adonis
Venus and Cupid Mourning the Dead Adonis. Found in the Collection of Frans Hals Museum Haarlem.
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