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Venus

1971

Fernando Botero, Colombian, born in 1932 Colombian


Dimensions

72 x 64 inches (182.9 x 162.6 cm) Framed: 80 x 72 x 3 1/2 inches

Accession Number

2003.24

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on canvas

Not On View

Collections

Americas , Contemporary Art

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

The artist; with Marlborough Gallery, New York; 1971, purchased by Melvin N. Blake (b. 1927 - d. 1999) and Frank M. Purnell (b. 1930 - d. 1994), New York; gift of the estate of Melvin Blake to MFA, Boston, January 22, 2003

Credit Line

Melvin Blake and Frank Purnell Collection