Aphrodite - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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John Martinaeu - The Dance of Venus (An accurate scientific drawing of Venus stunning pattern around the Earth. Our closest planetary neighbour draws a huge pentagram pattern around Earth every 8 years or 13 Venusian years. Four of the eight-year Venus cycles are shown, with the motion of Venus around Earth over 32 years), “A Little Book of Coincidence”, 2002.

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Jean Michel Basquiat (1960-1988)** Jean-Michel Basquiat was een Amerikaans neo-expressionistisch (en van oorsprong graffiti)-kunstenaar. Zijn eerste solotentoonstelling in 1982 werd meteen een groot succes.Hij werkte enige tijd aan gezamenlijke schilderijen met zijn grote voorbeeld Andy Warhol. Verguisd en geliefd in de kunstwereld is Basquiat op zeer jonge leeftijd door een overdosis aan zijn einde gekomen

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pal00010.jpg | PALEOLITHIC | Venus of Willendorf. | c. 25000 BCE | European | Paleolithic: Aurignacian | Limestone | Austria. | | ©Kathleen Cohen |

Color Enhanced Print of 1469 Sandro Botticelli - The Birth of Venus

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Venus de Milo (130-100 BCE) ~ Thought to be the work of Alexandros of Antioch. Long gated form another example of Hellenistic sculpture

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Sandro Boticelli's "The Birth of Venus", 1486, Galleria degli Uffizi, Florence. Most paintings of women during the middle Ages symbolize the Virgin Mary, showing her in a demure appearance with an angelic smile and covered head. So Botticelli's depiction of a beautiful goddess, not only an obvious symbol of pagan mythology but also painted as a nude was groundbreaking.

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Venus' personality is like her style, as she quotes, 'bold and loud and in your face'. One of the biggest themes present in her personality is care for the environment, even going as far as controlling monsters to support her cause. She will do what she thinks is right, even if it means by force. http://monsterhigh.wikia.com/wiki/Venus_McFlytrap

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Odilon Redon: The Birth of Venus, 1912. - Google Search

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