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Watercolour - Watercolou, copy after Venus and the Three Graces, Sandro Botticelli in the Musée du Louvre (Paris)
  • Watercolou, copy after Venus and the Three Graces, Sandro Botticelli in the Musée du Louvre (Paris)
    Botticelli, Sandro, born 1444 - died 1510
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Watercolou, copy after Venus and the Three Graces, Sandro Botticelli in the Musée du Louvre (Paris)

  • Object:

    Watercolour

  • Artist/Maker:

    Botticelli, Sandro, born 1444 - died 1510 (artist)
    Paulson Townsend, William George, born 1868 - died 1941 (copyist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Water- and body-colour

  • Museum number:

    385-1894

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level C, case MB2D, shelf DR57, box SS45

Physical description

Watercolour representing four young women advancing from the left towards a matron, who extends her arm towards them, with a folded cloths in her hands. On the right is a winged boy.

Artist/maker

Botticelli, Sandro, born 1444 - died 1510 (artist)
Paulson Townsend, William George, born 1868 - died 1941 (copyist)

Materials and Techniques

Water- and body-colour

Dimensions

Height: 280 mm, Width: 419 mm, :

Descriptive line

Watercolour, copy after Venus and the Three Graces, Sandro Botticelli formerly in Villa Lemmi (Florence), now in the Musée du Louvre (Paris), Mr. W.G. Townsend

Materials

Watercolour; Body; Material

Techniques

Watercolour; Technique

Categories

Allegory; Copies and Facsimilies

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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