Venus de Milo large statue replica of 2nd century B.C. can be seen at the Louvre in France. This classic sculpture can grace your home deco with her classic beauty. Aphrodite of Melos is known as Venus, in Roman religion and mythology, goddess of vegetation. Later, she became identified (3d cent. B.C.) with the Greek Aphrodite. The most famous representations of Aphrodite or Venus in sculpture are the Venus of Milo or Melos Louvre.