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Unformatted text preview: Charles Martel who is telling Dante the story about how he lost Sicily. Venus Coelestis & Venus Vulgaris Slide 10-38: BOTTICELLI: Birth of Venus Slide # 1055 American Library Color Slide Company p. 187 There are actually two Venuses, discussed in Plato's Symposium, Celestial Venus and Earthly Venus. The two Venuses correspond to the notion of Sacred and Profane love, a big topic in the Renaissance, shown here in a painting by Titian. Slide 10-39: TITIAN: Sacred and Profane Love Christiansen, Keith. Italian Paintings. NY: Levin Assoc. 1992. p. 194...
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