Daily Archives: February 9, 2017

Sandro Botticelli, "Venus," (detail) c. 1484-1490,, Tempera on wood panel, Sabauda Gallery, Turin.

Botticelli “Venus” Painting on view for first time in U.S. opening February 11, 2017 at the Muscarelle Museum of Art

In a major international loan exhibition, Botticelli and the Search for the Divine: Florentine Painting Between the Medici and the Bonfires of the Vanities, one of only two of Botticelli’s paintings of an isolated Venus will be on view for the first time in the United States.

Sandro Botticelli, "Venus," (detail) c. 1484-1490,, Tempera on wood panel, Sabauda Gallery, Turin.

Botticelli “Venus” Painting on view for first time in U.S. opening February 11, 2017 at the Muscarelle Museum of Art

In a major international loan exhibition, Botticelli and the Search for the Divine: Florentine Painting Between the Medici and the Bonfires of the Vanities, one of only two of Botticelli’s paintings of an isolated Venus will be on view for the first time in the United States.