VENUS VS. ST. SEBASTIEN, 2010-12

The battle of the two great nude archetyphes: Gay vs. straight, male vs. female, Christian vs. Pagan, masochist vs. sadist.

Venus vs. St. Sebastien, oil on two framed wood panels, 11 in (28 cm) x 13 (33 cm) each, Ellen Harvey, 2012. Photo: Etienne Frossard.

Venus vs. St. Sebastien, two framed watercolors on paper, 20 in (51 cm) x 16 in (41 cm) each, Elen Harvey, 2010. Photo: Etienne Frossard.