Botticelli's "La Venus de Milo"

Wallis May Streete
4 min readJul 13, 2023

Sandro Botticelli, a renowned Italian painter of the Renaissance, left an impressive mark on the art world with his masterful works. While he is often associated with his iconic painting "The Birth of Venus," it is necessary to note that Botticelli also had a hand in creating a sculpture known as "La Venus de Milo," inspired by the famous ancient Greek statue. Botticelli's interpretation of this timeless figure showcases his artistic brilliance and ability to capture beauty and grace on canvas.

Botticelli's "La Venus de Milo" is a captivating representation of the goddess of…

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Wallis May Streete

Mother of three. Freelance writer. Poet. Lyricist. Dreamer. “We are lost souls trying to find the light, and when we do, we dance with shadows.”