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The Painted Tomb-Chapel of Nebamun: Masterpieces of Ancient Egyptian Art in the British Museum


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Dezember 2008

Beschreibung

Beschreibung

Exciting new discoveries shed light on one of the British Museum's greatest treasures, the magnificent ancient Egyptian wall-paintings from the lost tomb chapel of Nebamun.

Inhaltsverzeichnis

Preface; 1 A Modern View of Ancient Paintings; Introduction; Discovery; The paintings in the British Museum; 2 In a Tomb Chapel; Theban tomb-chapels; Where and when at Thebes?; Nebamun at Thebes; Ancient techniques and modern analysis; 3 The Paintings; Introduction; Funerary offerings; The banquet; Viewing the produce of the estates; Agricultural scenes; Offering bringers; Fishing and fowling in the marshes; The garden of the west; Revisiting the tomb-chapel; List of Figures; Notes and References.

Portrait

Dr Richard Parkinson is a curator of Egyptian antiquities in the British Museum.

Pressestimmen

The book not only illustrates the paintings as never seen before, it puts them into context for their content and style.'--Peter A. Clayton"Minerva" (01/01/0001)
EAN: 9780714119793
ISBN: 0714119792
Untertitel: Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: BRITISH MUSEUM PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Dezember 2008
Seitenanzahl: 152 Seiten
Übersetzer/Sprecher: Fotos von Kevin Lovelock
Format: kartoniert
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