Sculpture on the Tower of the Winds, Athens: the north west wind. Engraving by J. Basire the elder, 1762.
- Stuart, James, 1713-1788
About this work
Sciron is seen as a bearded man carrying a cauldron, indicating that the north-west wind dries up vegetation and represents the onset of winter
The Tower of the Winds is also called the Horologion of Andronicus of Cyrrhus
- Greek, Ancient (to 1453)
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