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Birth of Venus

Giovanni Folo, Italian, 1764 - 1836. After Bernardino Nocchi, Italian, 1741 - 1812.

Made in Rome, Italy, Europe

Late 18th - early 19th century

Etching and engraving and stipple

Plate: 17 11/16 x 23 3/4 inches (45 x 60.3 cm) Sheet: 18 1/16 x 25 9/16 inches (45.9 x 65 cm)

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
The Muriel and Philip Berman Gift, acquired from the John S. Phillips bequest of 1876 to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, with funds contributed by Muriel and Philip Berman, gifts (by exchange) of Lisa Norris Elkins, Bryant W. Langston, Samuel S. White 3rd and Vera White, with additional funds contributed by John Howard McFadden, Jr., Thomas Skelton Harrison, and the Philip H. and A.S.W. Rosenbach Foundation, 1985

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