Venus

Unknown Northern Italian, Italian

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late 15th century

Bronze

Overall: 8 15/16 × 2 3/16 × 1 1/4 in. (22.7 × 5.5 × 3.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection; acquired through a gift from Evelyn A. and William B. Jaffe, Class of 1964H, by exchange

2016.63.5

Geography

Place Made: Italy, Europe

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Sculpture

Research Area

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscriptions

Not signed.

Exhibition History

"European Bronzes from the Collection of Roger Arvid Anderson, Class of 1968", Gene Y. Kim, Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, January 19, 1996-June 22, 1997, no. 12.

Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 8, 1990-March 5, 1997.

Renaissance Bronzes From The Collection of Roger Arvid Anderson, Class of 1968, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, May 13-August 29, 1993.

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 258-259.

Provenance

Michael Hall, New York, New York; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, about 1989; lent to present collection,1989; sold to present collection, 2016.

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