This gallery includes representations of the Greek goddess Aphrodite (and her Roman equivalent, Venus) in painting, sculpture, and other mediums. Aphrodite was the goddess of love and beauty.
Example Text: The Birth of Venus depicts the goddess Venus coming out of the sea. She is surrounded by various gods and goddesses. The scene alludes to her birth story, which states she was born out of the foam of the sea. Venus is at the center of the composition and becomes the focal point.
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