The J. Paul Getty Museum

Imitation of a Statuette of Venus

Object Details

Title:

Imitation of a Statuette of Venus

Artist/Maker:

Unknown

Culture:

Modern

Place:

Europe (?) (Place Created)

Date:

18th century

Medium:

Bronze

Object Number:

70.AK.119

Dimensions:

15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)

Credit Line:

Gift of J. Paul Getty

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Provenance
Provenance
- 1953

Spink & Son, Ltd., sold to J. Paul Getty, 1953.

1953 - 1970

J. Paul Getty, American, 1892 - 1976, donated to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1970.

Bibliography
Bibliography

Stothart, Herbert. A Handbook of the Sculpture in the J. Paul Getty Museum. (Malibu: J. Paul Getty Museum, 1965), p. 26, no. I-81.

Frel, Jiří. "Imitations of Ancient Sculpture in Malibu." The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal, vol. 9 (Malibu: 1981). pp. 69-82, p. 69, n. 1.