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The lost Venus of Knidos and an attempt at her reconstruction

John Bell

RA Collection: Book

Record number




[s.l.]: [s.n.], [1888], 295 Edgware Road, London, Farmer & Sons, [1888]

Physical Description

6 p. : 18 cm.

General Note

Title taken from front cover


Inscribed in ink on the front free endpaper "Presented to the Library of The Royal Academy of ARts by J. Bell. March 1889" [Copy 2].

Copy Note

Copy 2 includes 4 pages of manuscript text at the back; a black & white photograph of a copy of the statue pasted on to a front free endpaper and a photograph of a cast of an Imperial coin of Knidos depicting the statue.

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