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Oil painting Athena Litvinov Oleg Arkad'yevich

Oil painting Athena Litvinov Oleg Arkad'yevich

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A Symbol of Wisdom and Warfare: "Athena" by Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov

Titled "Athena," this captivating oil painting by Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov offers a glimpse into the mythological realm of ancient Greece. With dimensions of 31.5x14.5 cm (12.40x5.70 inches) and executed with oil on canvas, "Athena" exemplifies Litvinov's skill in portraying legendary figures with a contemporary artistic flair. As an original oil mythology painting from our collection, this artwork invites viewers to contemplate the wisdom and strength embodied by the goddess Athena. Litvinov's meticulous brushwork and attention to detail breathe life into this iconic deity, making "Athena" a standout piece within our gallery. Let's delve into the world of oil painting "Athena," and explore the creative journey of its creator, Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov. There are other genres of painting in our catalog.

About the Artwork

  • Title: "Athena"
  • Artist: Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov
  • Dimensions: 31.5x14.5 cm (12.40x5.70 inches)
  • Medium: Oil on canvas
  • Originality: Hand-painted original
  • Condition: Carefully documented through photographs

About the Artist

Born on August 27, 1957, in the city of Lubny, Poltava region. Graduated from the Odessa Theater and Art School (1982). Teachers in the specialty: S. Zaitsev, V. Merkalov, M. Vylkun. He worked in the field of painting, graphics. The main industries are easel painting, easel and book graphics. Author of multi-figure paintings on historical, religious and mythological themes, illustrations for books. Member of the National Union of Artists of Ukraine (1989). Collaborated with publishing houses: "Mayak" (Odessa, late 1980s), "Raduga" (1982-1991), "Dnepr" (1982-2000), "School" (2006-2010; Kiev). Creative work. Participated in exhibitions: city, republican, foreign (since 1982). Personal exhibitions - in Odessa (1982, 1992, 1997-1998, 2002, 2004, 2010), Munich (1995), Kiev (2000), Moscow (2002-2003). Major works: illustrations for books - "Children of Captain Grant" (1981), "English folk ballads" (1983), "Pan Tadeusz" (1983), "Those who were shipwrecked" (1986); The Triumph of St. George (1989); series of easel illustrations - for the collection "English folk ballads" (1983), the Bible (2008-2014), the story "Taras Bulba" (2012), the poem "The Divine Comedy" (2014); series - "Landscapes" (2014); illustrations for books - "Pan Tadeusz" (K., 1983), "Shipwrecked" (A., 1986), "Terrible revenge", "The Hound of the Baskervilles" (2006); The Lost World (2008), The Odyssey of Captain Blood, Tales of the Nations, The Defense of Bushey (2010); painting - "Triumph of St. George" (1989), "Perseus and Andromeda" (1996), "Susanna and the Elders", "Calvary" (1997), "Triumph of Galatea" (1998), "Christ before Pilate", "St. George "," Glory "," The Emperor "," Nymph and the Unicorn "(1999)," Venus and Mars "(2000)," Bacchus and the Amazon "(2001)," The Abduction of Europa "," Ivan Bohun under Bar "," Sirens attracting "," Calisto "(2002)," Neptune ", triptych -" Diana and Actaeon "," Sphinx "(2003)," Atonement "(2004)," B. Khmelnitsky "(2006)," Triumph of Venice "(2008)," Venus of the XX century ", triptych -" Revelations of John the Theologian "(2010)," The Last Supper "," Perseus and Andromeda "(2012)," Archangel Michael "( 2014). Some works are kept in the Odessa Literary Museum, V. Ryabov Gallery (Moscow). Lived and worked in the city of Odessa.

A Confluence of Divinity and Artistry

This piece stands out for its refined execution and the thoughtful portrayal of Athena's character. The medium of oil on canvas is particularly effective in highlighting the goddess's majestic yet benevolent demeanor, with Litvinov employing a meticulous technique that enhances the texture and depth of the painting. Oil painting "Athena" is not merely a visual representation; it is an invitation to explore the rich tapestry of Greek mythology and the values it espouses.

A Tapestry of Myth and Meaning

In oil painting "Athena," Litvinov bridges the gap between the ancient and the modern, presenting the goddess in a light that resonates with contemporary admirers of art and mythology alike. The painting encapsulates the timeless appeal of Athena, celebrating her wisdom, strength, and the enduring fascination she holds. It invites viewers to reflect on the lessons embedded within myths and their relevance in today's world.

"Athena" by Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov stands as a compelling portrayal of the Greek goddess known for her wisdom, courage, and strategic warfare. This oil on canvas piece, measuring 31.5x14.5 cm (12.40x5.70 inches), captures the essence of Athena, emphasizing her role as a protector and a guiding force for heroes. Through Litvinov's skilled brushwork, the deity is presented in a manner that bridges ancient mythology with contemporary artistic expression, bringing to life her enduring legacy.

A Tribute to the Goddess of Wisdom

Through oil painting "Athena," Oleg Arkad'yevich Litvinov offers a profound commentary on the enduring legacy of Greek mythology and its capacity to inspire across ages. This oil painting is more than a depiction of a deity; it is a homage to the spirit of wisdom, courage, and strategic thought that Athena represents. Litvinov, through his artistic prowess, not only pays tribute to the goddess but also to the rich tradition of storytelling that continues to illuminate human understanding and aspirations.

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