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Artist: Sandro Botticelli
[Italian painter, 1445-1510]

Title: The Birth of Venus (detail)

Date: ca.1485
Medium: tempera on canvas
Dimensions: -
Location: Uffizi Gallery, Florence, Italy

Image size: 2178 x 1672 pixels, 969 kbytes
Image source: Composer John Mitchell's website
              
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This page has a large version of the full painting (top row), and also a huge and gorgeous scan of this detail image of Venus. This has to be the most wonderful depiction of hair in any painting, anywhere, anytime.
 
 
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