Capitoline Venus (copy of the Aphrodite of Knidos)


Capitoline Venus, 2nd century C.E., marble, 193 cm (Capitoline Museums, Rome) (Roman copy of the Aphrodite of Knidos, a 4th century B.C.E. Greek original by Praxiteles)

Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker

 

Cite this page as: Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Capitoline Venus (copy of the Aphrodite of Knidos)," in Smarthistory, April 5, 2016, accessed December 9, 2016, http://smarthistory.org/capitoline-venus-copy-of-the-aphrodite-of-knidos/.