The Birth of Venus [center panel]

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

The Birth of Venus [center panel] by Tom Mallon - Charcoal and Chalk on Kraft Paper
 
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  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Saturn Departs
    Detail of the titan Saturn (Cronus) as he departs after throwing the seed of Uranus to the sea
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Saturn (detail)
    Close-up of hand on back and buttocks of Saturn (Cronus)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Uranus
    Detail of the head and torso of the titan Uranus (Ouranos)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Uranus (detail)
    Close-up of head of Uranus (Ouranos)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Bottom Left Figure (detail)
    Detail of hand and arm of bottom left figure, the goddess Ops (Rhea Silvia)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Ops and Neptune
    Detail of the two gods Rhea Silvia and Neptune (Poseidon)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Ops and Neptune (detail)
    Close-up of thighs and buttocks of the goddess Ops (Rhea Silvia) and the god of the sea Neptune (Poseidon)
  • The Birth of Venus - Neptune (detail)
    Close-up of the god Neptune has he envelops the creation of Venus (Aphrodite) from the joining of the sea with the lost seed of Uranus (Ouranos)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - The Right Arm of Neptune
    Detail of Venus (Aphrodite) within the arm of Neptune (Poseidon) as he envelops and gives her life
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Leg of Departing Grace Good Cheer
    Detail of the departing right leg of the grace Good Cheer (Thalia)
  • The Birth of Venus - Enveloped Venus
    Detail of the god Neptune (Poseidon) during the creation/birth of Venus (Aphrodite)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - The Feet of Venus
    The feet of Venus (Aphrodite) as she ascends from Neptune's (Poseidon) sea
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Venus
    Venus (Aphrodite), the central figure
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - The Left hand of Neptune
    Close-up of the outstretched left hand of the god Neptune (Poseidon)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Outstreched Arm
    Close-up of the outstretched right arm of the god Neptune (Poseidon)
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Outstreched Hand
    Close-up of Neptune's (Poseidon) right hand
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Venus Awakens
    A detail of Venus (Aphrodite) at the moment of her birth
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Venus Awakens (detail)
    Detail of Venus' (Aphrodite) head and hands
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Venus Awakens (detail 2)
    Close-up of Venus' (Aphrodite) face and hands
  • The Birth of Venus by Tom Mallon - Splendor
    Upper-right detail of the grace Splendor (Aglaea) as she turns to depart
 
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