Nwt (Nut)

Year: 2019 (ongoing)

Format: dimensions variable

Technique: Graphite, colored pencil

and watercolor on paper

Nut or Nwt 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.

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