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By Melinda K. Hartwig

ISBN-10: 144433350X

ISBN-13: 9781444333503

A significant other to historic Egyptian paintings offers a complete choice of unique essays exploring key suggestions, serious discourses, and theories that form the self-discipline of historical Egyptian art.

* beneficial properties contributions from best students of their respective fields of craftsmanship on the subject of old Egyptian paintings * presents overviews of previous and current scholarship and indicates new avenues to stimulate debate and make allowance for severe readings of person artwork works * Explores topics and issues reminiscent of methodological ways, transmission of Egyptian artwork and its connections with different cultures, old reception, expertise and interpretation, * offers a complete synthesis on a self-discipline that has varied to the level that it now contains topics starting from gender concept to 'X-ray fluorescence' and 'image-based interpretations structures'

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Photo Paolo Scremin. By kind permission of Paolo Scremin and Yvonne Harpur. © Oxford Expedition to Egypt. aspects are more difficult to describe compellingly, and it would go without saying that the statues should be as beautiful as possible. The king’s reward to Amenhotep was to give him statues of himself to set up in the temple of Amun. , Varille (1968), pls. iii–iv; Romano (1979), pl. viii, no. 117). Both these and another statue (which was restored in a later period: Lange and Hirmer (1968), pl.

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Second quarter of third century BCE last third of third century BCE end of third century BCE first third of second century BCE second half of second century BCE early first century BCE last third of first century BCE late first century BCE second half of first century AD end of first century AD end of first century AD Chronology of Kushite Rulers Name of Ruler Burial Date Amanitenamomide Queen Amanikhatashan Tarekeniwala Ariteneyesebokhe Takideamani (Arayesebokhe) Teqorideamani (Tamelordeamani) Yesebokheamani Queen, name unknown Queen, name unknown Beg.

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