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The Creation (and Re-creation) of Venus AUDIO PRESENTATION BY: KEENAN SYLVESTER
Titian: Overview Tiziano Vecellio (ca. 1485/90?–1576), known as Titian Titian’s first major public commission in Venice, the ” Assumption of the Virgin for the high altar of Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari (1516–18) Venus, the mythological goddess of love, is the protagonist of a number of works by Titian, the best known probably being the so-called ” Venus of Urbino ” (Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence) (“ Titian (ca. 1485/90–1576 ),” October 2003) (Self-portrait, Ca. 1562)
Manet: Overview In 1861, at the age of twenty-nine, he was awarded the Salon’s honorable mention for ” The Spanish Singer .” Manet’s submissions to the Salon of 1864 were again condemned by critics, who found errors of perspective in his Incident at a Bullfight (fragments of which are now at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., and the Frick Collection, New York) and a lack of decorum in The Dead Christ with Angels Despite his efforts, Manet’s modern scenes

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