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In Greek mythology, Icarus is the son of the master craftsman Daedalus. The main story told about Icarus is his attempt to escape from Crete by means of wings that his father constructed from feathers and wax. He ignored instructions not to fly too close to the sun, and the melting wax caused him to fall into the sea where he drowned

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Technicolor Icarus Greek Mythology Painting Abstract Art Print

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I have an idea. Let's look into these Greek myths. Then Norse and Roman. All the myths. Once we know them, then we search for those creatures. They're out there, I know it.

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dragonfiretwisted: Greek Mythology Dreamcast - Sam Claflin as Icarus …my arms are incomplete, grasping the empty air. Thanks to stars, incomparable ones, that blaze in the depths of the skies, all my destroyed eyes see, are the memories of suns. I look, in vain, for beginning and end of the heavens’ slow revolve: under an unknown eye of fire, I ascend feeling my wings dissolve. And, scorched by desire for the beautiful, I will not know the bliss, of giving my name to that abyss, that knows…

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Bronze Icarus by Frank Eliscu from Greek Mythology

Bronze Icarus by Frank Eliscu from Greek Mythology | From a unique collection of antique and modern sculptures at https://www.1stdibs.com/furniture/decorative-objects/sculptures/

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