Uranus applies himself to the study of Astronomy. A.M. 2204 card

Uranus applies himself to the study of Astronomy. A.M. 2204

WAG 7661

Currently not on display

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This is part of a group of drawings by British artist and book illustrator Edward Francis Burney, depicting scenes from Greek and Roman history and mythology. Uranus was one of the first Greek deities and the personification of the sky. He was married to the goddess Gaia, the personification of the Earth.