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New in the Galleries, The Allure of Venus

The Allure of Venus

Gallery of the Art of the Western World, first floor

Continuing through December 29, 2013

Venus, the goddess of love, beauty, and sexuality in Roman mythology, was a favorite theme in Western art from the Renaissance through the Neo-Classical period. This installation includes depictions of Venus riding on dolphins, pulling a thorn from her foot, in her boudoir, and with her consort Mars or son Cupid.

Start
Sunday August 18, 2013 12:00 PM
End
Sunday August 18, 2013 05:00 PM
Location
Art Museum
Contact
812-855-5445
Website
http://www.artmuseum.iu.edu
Contact Email
kspascha@indiana.edu
Cost
free
Other Info
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