Capitoline Venus. Detail.

Marble. Roman work of the 2nd century CE after a Greek model of the 4th century BCE.

Rome, Capitoline Museums, Palazzo Nuovo, Cabinet of Venus
(Musei capitolini, Palazzo Nuovo, Gabinetto di Venere)

Origin:
Found in Rome between 1667 and 1670.
Donated by Benedict XIV.
Credits:
(ρρ) 2005. Photo: Sergey Sosnovskiy (CC BY-SA 4.0).
Text: museum inscription to the sculpture.

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Keywords: marble statue of the Capitoline Aphrodite Venus Afrodite Venere by sculptor Praxiteles scultore Prassitele female hairdo hairstyle coiffure
History of Ancient Rome