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Re: figure out this master

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ricki fromkin (fromkinr)
Fri, 01 Oct 1999 21:36:30 -0400


L.P. Skeen wrote:
>
> suzette milam wrote:
>
> > Hi,
> >
> > A student in H.S. remembers her teacher in grade school showing a masterpiece
> > that had two children wearing masks facing each other in a forest. Does this
> > image sound familiar to anyone? She was deeply moved by this image and would
> > like to know more about it. How about some guesses?
> >
> > Suzette
>
> "Primavera" by Sandro Botticelli
>
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I hate to contradict you, but there are no children wearing masks in
Primavera by Botticelli. It depicts a Roman spring festival featuring
Venus, Cupidand some other gods/goddesses, nymphs, etc.