Venus of Milo

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Jan van der Crabben
by Jastrow
published on 26 April 2012
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So-called “Venus de Milo” (Aphrodite from Melos). Parian marble, ca. 130-100 BC? Found in Melos in 1820.

On display at the Louvre, Paris.

Gift of the Marquis de Rivière to Louis XVIII of France, 1821

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