"Nwt" is an ongoing series of drawings inspired by the ancient Egyptian goddess of the sky and all celestial bodies.

Nwt

Nwt or Nut is the ancient Egyptian goddess of the sky and all celestial bodies. She was seen as a nude with stars covering her body and arching over the earth. It was believed that Nut swallowed the sun every evening and gave birth to it every morning.





2019- 

Dimensions variable

Graphite, colored pencil

and watercolor on paper

"Nwt" is an ongoing series of drawings inspired by the ancient Egyptian goddess of the sky and all celestial bodies.
"Nwt" is an ongoing series of drawings inspired by the ancient Egyptian goddess of the sky and all celestial bodies.

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