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Art Slang Uncovered: Famous
Take the “Birth Of Venus” by Botticelli as an example.
Arty-Pedia 20 Jan 2017
Famous
[ˈfeɪməs]


There are major artists and artworks that are legitimately called “famous”, like Van Gogh or the “Birth Of Venus” by Botticelli.
Most often, what a curator with this label really means here is that some art people have started talking about it.

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