Spurned [Prometheus Renounced]

Media: Charcoal and Chalk on Kraft Paper
Detail shots below artwork

Spurned by Tom Mallon - Charcoal and Chalk on Kraft Paper
 
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  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Eris and Hermes
    The two most troublesome of gods, Eris (Rm: Discordia) and Hermes (Rm: Mercury), arouse the indignation of Zeus' siblings Poseidon and Hades by telling the tale of Prometheus' gift of fire to the humans
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Eris and Hermes (detail)
    Close-up of Eris, the goddess of strife and discord, and Hermes, the divine trickster
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Gesturing Hands
    Detail of Eris and Hermes' hands
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Left Hand
    Close-up of Hermes' left hand
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Eris and Hermes (detail)
    Detail of Eris and Hermes' legs
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Herme's Right Hand
    Detail of Hermes' right hand
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Poseidon
    Detail of Poseidon (Rm: Neptune) god of the Sea and other waters; of earthquakes; and of horses, pointing towards the accused Prometheus
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Poseidon (detail)
    Close-up of Poseidon's face and hand
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Prometheus
    Prometheus clasps his hands on to his ears as the gods gather and accuse him of breaking Zeus' commandment
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Prometheus (detail)
    Close-up of Prometheus' head and shoulders
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Prometheus (detail)
    Detail of Prometheus' legs
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Hades
    Zeus' brother Hades (Rm: Dis Pater or Orcus) denounces Prometheus for going against his brother's will and providing the humankind fire
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Hades (detail)
    Detail of Hades, as he stands behind the arm and hand of the goddess Artemis
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Hades (detail)
    Detail of Hades' right arm extended towards Prometheus
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Hades (detail)
    Close-up of Hades' right hand
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Artemis
    Torso and turned head of the goddess Artemis (Rm: Diana)
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Artemis (detail)
    Legs and hips of the goddess Artemis
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Artemis (detail 2)
    Detail of Artemis' right hand as she points toward the Prometheus, the accused.
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Skýlo
    One of Artemis' two hunting hounds as it lunges towards Prometheus while restrained on a lead held by an unknown god or handmaiden
  • Spurned ~ Prometheus Renounced by Tom Mallon - Skýlos (detail)
    Close-up of Skýlos' face with gaping mouth
 
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