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Venus in Half-Length

ca. 1596
16th century
243 x 176 mm (9.6 x 6.9 in.)

Hendrick Goltzius, Dutch, (1558–1617)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
State: Only state
Print impression quality: Excellent
Series: from set of three engravings Three Deities in Half-Length
Marks: Monogram in plate
Marks: Watermark: Obscured
Bibliography: Strauss 337 (vol. 2); Hollstein 135.
Credit Line: Gift of Nancy Jane and Alan Shestack (BA Wesleyan 1960) in memory of Heinrich Schwarz (DAC Curator 1954–1972), 1981
Accession Number: 1981.33.2

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  • mythology
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
  • Venus
  • women

  • plate Dimensions: 243 x 176 mm (9.6 x 6.9 in.)

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