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Venus (Aphrodite), Goddess of Love - Windows to the Universe
Sandro Botticelli: "The Birth of Venus." The painting depicts the goddess in a pose typical of classical statues of Venus.
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Venus (Aphrodite)

Venus was the goddess of love and beauty. To the perfection of her figure and the purity of her features she added an innocent grace. On her sweet face she always wore a smile.



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