Crouching Figure of Atlas  Baldassare Tommaso Peruzzi  (Italian, Ancaiano 1481–1536 Rome); On verso, annotated in pen and brown ink, by the hand usually identified with the "Borghese Sagredo" album (Zaccaria Sagredo?), "22/ S.R [...]".

Crouching Figure of Atlas Baldassare Tommaso Peruzzi (Italian, Ancaiano 1481–1536 Rome); On verso, annotated in pen and brown ink, by the hand usually identified with the "Borghese Sagredo" album (Zaccaria Sagredo?), "22/ S.R [...]".

"You will bear My Burden until You are back with Me. See if You can fight all the Demons without the strength of a million Lifetimes spent in Death and Suffering. My Pain shall be Your Pain from now on I shall no longer keep a block from that. You shall walk this Earth as crippled as I am."

"You will bear My Burden until You are back with Me. See if You can fight all the Demons without the strength of a million Lifetimes spent in Death and Suffering. My Pain shall be Your Pain from now on I shall no longer keep a block from that. You shall walk this Earth as crippled as I am."

In Greek mythology the Titan Atlas was responsible for bearing the weight  of the heavens on his shoulders, a burden given to him as punishment by Zues.

In Greek mythology the Titan Atlas was responsible for bearing the weight of the heavens on his shoulders, a burden given to him as punishment by Zues.

Maps, Atlases, the old and the new, the folding and those big rolls, a phenomenal decorative material for interior use.

Maps, Atlases, the old and the new, the folding and those big rolls, a phenomenal decorative material for interior use.

Atlas era el primordial titán que levantó las esferas celestes. Él es también el titán de la astronomía y la navegación. Aunque asociado con varios lugares, se hizo comúnmente identificado con las montañas del Atlas en el noroeste de África (hoy en día Marruecos, Argelia y Túnez). Atlas era el hijo del titán Jápeto y Asia Oceanid o Clymene. (Wikipedia)

Atlas era el primordial titán que levantó las esferas celestes. Él es también el titán de la astronomía y la navegación. Aunque asociado con varios lugares, se hizo comúnmente identificado con las montañas del Atlas en el noroeste de África (hoy en día Marruecos, Argelia y Túnez). Atlas era el hijo del titán Jápeto y Asia Oceanid o Clymene. (Wikipedia)

this is one of the other titans, this is Atlas. he was ordered by Zeus to hold up the eastern sky for all eternity for his part in the war against the gods. this concept is from god of war 2.(Wen,C. 2010)

this is one of the other titans, this is Atlas. he was ordered by Zeus to hold up the eastern sky for all eternity for his part in the war against the gods. this concept is from god of war 2.(Wen,C. 2010)

Atlas Holding Globe Statue Figurine from the Greek and Roman Reproduction Art Sculpture Collection available at AllSculptures.com

Atlas Holding Globe Statue Figurine from the Greek and Roman Reproduction Art Sculpture Collection available at AllSculptures.com

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