Renaissance of Venus



Renaissance of VenusThe image contains in the foreground left of centre a naked Venus standing                  on beach up to her ankles in water one hand on right shoulder left arm behind head                  long hair flowing behind encircled by flying white doves To her left is a small                  shrub To the right in the middle ground there are three naked nymphs one getting                  out of water one standing and drying herself one seated looking out to sea There                  are trees behind the nymphs The background contains a peninsula on which stands a                  ruined shrine with a statue within and in the distance sailing ships The image is                  horizontally displayed



MLA citation: Crane, Walter. "Renaissance of Venus." The Yellow Book 2 (July 1894): 9. The Yellow Nineties Online. Ed. Dennis Denisoff and Lorraine Janzen Kooistra. Ryerson University, 2010. Web. [Date of access]. http://www.1890s.ca/HTML.aspx?s=YB2_crane_renaissance.html