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Venus Riding in the Chariot of Fortune

16th century
16th century

Johann Ladenspelder (aka Johannes Ladenspelder), German, (1515–ca. 1580)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Albertina duplicate
Bibliography: Johann David Passavant 28 (vol. 4, p. 144) and 50 b (vol. 4, p. 146); Nagler, Mon. III 1520, 3.
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1947
Accession Number: 1947.D1.100

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This object has the following keywords:
  • allegory
  • mythology
  • nudes - Representations of unclothed human figures. [February 1998 related term added, "nudity"; alternate descriptor changed, was "nude". September 1990 descriptor added.]
  • Venus

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