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Venus Reclining in a Landscape: Gallery Label - Current

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Minneapolis Institute of Arts

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2011-02-02

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Captured in the idealized forms of voluptuous, reclining women, Victory and Venus-the goddess to whom Venice compared its beauty-became popular symbols of the island city's liberty, glorious art, and military power.
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Type: Commentary, Gallery Label - Current
Source: Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Rights: Copyright Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Added to Site: March 17, 2011