after Antonio Canova (Possagno 1757 - Venice 1822)
Art / Sculpture
1820 - 1860
Clandon Park, Surrey
Venus. Plaster. A copy of Antonio Canova’s 1811 sculpture known as the ‘Hope Venus’.
Given to the National Trust in 1956 by Gwendolen, Countess of Iveagh. Marked in the National Trust’s 1966 Inventory, p4
Makers and roles
after Antonio Canova (Possagno 1757 - Venice 1822), sculptor