Venus and Adonis

Venus and Adonis
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Painting, Oil on canvas, 68.8x81 cm
Origin: France, Circa 1638, Vouet, Simon
Personage: Venus
Source of entry: Collection of baron L.A. Crozat de Tierra, Paris, 1772
Theme: Religion and Mythology of Antiquity

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Venus and Adonis (Shakespeare poem) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Venus and Adonis was entered into the Stationers' Register on April 18, 1593; the poem appeared later that year in a quarto edition, published and printed ...
Venus and Adonis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Venus and Adonis, a classical myth, was a common subject for art during the Renaissance and Baroque eras. Some works which have been titled ...
Venus and Adonis by William Shakespeare
Venus and Adonis EVEN as the sun with purple-colour'd face Had ta'en his last leave of the weeping morn, Rose-cheek'd Adonis hied him to the chase; ...
Venus and Adonis
Dedication: Shakespeare dedicated Venus and Adonis to Henry Wriothesley, ... Adonis has been gored. He is dead. Venus is devastated. She says: ...

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