Atlas was one of the legendary Titans battling Zeus. After his defeat, Atlas was sentenced to carry the Earth on his mighty shoulders til the end of time...The Atlas of our armillary dial is carrying the entire universe. That's to say the known Renaissance universe. The Earth was believed to be at its center. Gracefully intertwined silver rings represent trajectories of heavenly bodies around the Earth. In all aspects ethereal, myth combined with science, fable with historic fact.
  • Bronze sculpture
  • Hardwood base
  • 10" W x 22" H

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