Confrontational Vulnerability a monumental painted styofoam group was cast by Seward Johnson in 2011. The sculpture was inspired by Édouard Manet's 1863 masterpiece Olympia itself inspired by the 1538 painting by Italian master Titian Venus of Urbino.
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"Music when combined with a pleasurable idea is poetry; music without the idea is simply music; the idea without the music is prose from its very definitiveness." Edgar Allan Poe [1809 – 1849]
"to trample your mother’s or rather your queen’s bidding underfoot to refuse to torment my enemy with base desires and then actually to take her to your own wanton embraces mere boy as you are" Aphrodite [Venus] to her son Eros [Cupid]
wga.hu/f Jacques-Louis DAVID 1817