Venus de Milo.,100 BC

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Description

The original sculpture, in coral marble, was made at the end of the 2nd century BC. and is kept in the Louvre Museum. This statue was found in Milo – Cyclades Islands -, unearthed by a peasant and sold to France between 1819 and 1820.


AUTHOR: Anonymous

TECHNIQUE: Sculpture casting

MATERIAL: Reconstituted marble

FINISH: Aged marble

WEIGHT: 130 kg

DIMENSIONS: 65 x 47 x 220H cm


REFERENCE:

M.J. Almagro, Museum of Artistic Reproductions: Classical Art Catalog, Madrid, General Directorate of Fine Arts and Archives, General Subdirectorate of Museums, 2000, n. 167, p. 212.