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Ares and Aphrodite as Lovers (detail)

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Material Information

Title:
Ares and Aphrodite as Lovers (detail)
Alternate title:
Venus and Mars
Physical Description:
Photograph
Language:
English
Creator:
Museo Archaeologico. ID=INA
Publication Date:

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Naples, Italy
Pompeii, Ancient Italy
Style: High Classical
School: Roman Classical
Movement: High Classical
Frescoes; Aphrodite; Ares
frescoes (paintings) --   ( aat )
mural paintings --   ( aat )
Genre:
picture   ( marcgt )

Notes

Summary:
Several works from the buried city of Pompeii depict the goddess and her associates. The house where this is located is now named the "House of Venus". Venus sitting close to her lover, the god of war Mars; she is holding his spear while the little Cupid below tries on his warrior's helmet. Mars unwraps Venus' dress, while cupids play with Mars' armor.
General Note:
Inventory: 9248

Record Information

Source Institution:
University of South Florida Library
Holding Location:
University of South Florida
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
usfldc doi - A01-JIE0068
usfldc handle - a1.jie0068
System ID:
SFS0033552:00001

Full Text
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