Aphrodite & Helen by Angelica Kauffman

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This is a section of a Aphrodite/Venus and Helen of Sparta/Troy that was painted in 1790 by the Swiss Austrian female artist Angelica Kauffman (1741 – 1807). Kauffman was painting professionally by the age of 12. She worked in Italy and Britain, where she was a popular painter and a friend of Joshua Reynolds.

Tomorrow, More of Aphrodite

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