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Venus collection, 1991

Identifier: 039.01.15

Materials related to the Jim Dine's sculpture Venus which was hosted at Illinois Institute of Technology from October, 1990 to May, 1991. Photographs of the sculpture are included.


  • Creation: 1991


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

1 Folder

Biographical Note

Venus, a 14-foot bronze sculpture weighing 2400 pounds created by Jim Dine, was shown at Illinois Institute of Technology in 1990 -1991. The sculpture is reminiscent of Da Vinci's Venus, but without head or arms. Dine's Venus was loaded on a flatbed trailer and moved to various locations on campus From October, 1990 to May, 1991.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Formerly 2003.027


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist 6/26/2003



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