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Fowling scene from the tomb of Nebamun (Thebes, Egypt), c.1400-1350 BCE, fresco on dry plaster The Temple of Nebamun has some of the best preserved mural.

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1 Fowling scene from the tomb of Nebamun (Thebes, Egypt), c BCE, fresco on dry plaster The Temple of Nebamun has some of the best preserved mural paintings of the NewKingdom

2 hunting with a boomerang in the afterlife wife and daughter represented with a greater sense of naturalism. Hieratic Scale dry fresco technique says” he’s enjoying recreation in his after life”

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4 Fresco Technique Painting Techniques where artists paint on wet plaster. Wall surface absorbs the pigment as plaster dries. Permanent painting Technique. Variations: Wet or Dry Plaster.

5 Hunting Scenes: often represent successful hunts “triumph over death and disorder” Scenes of the Luxurious Life

6 Musicians and dancers from the tomb of Nebamun (Thebes), c BCE rare attempt at a frontal pose and foreshortening/ references to sensual pleasures in the afterlife (perfumed cones, wine, nude dancers)

7 Garden of Nebamun (Thebes), c BCE

8 The Amarna Age (new kingdom)

9 Akhenaton, from the temple of Amen-Re (Karnak), c BCE, sandstone

10 Aton (aten): Universal and Only God

11 Akhenaton and Nefertiti/ cult of Aton and the move of the capital of Egypt from Thebes to Tell el- Amarna / curvilinear lines and increased naturalistic rendering/ image of androgynous “spiritual beauty,” the Amarna style/

12 Bust of Nefertiti, from Tell el-Amarna, c BCE, painted limestone

13 Stele from a house shrine depicting Akhenaten and Nefertiti with three of their daughters beneath the sun of Aten (Tell el-Amarna), c BCE, limestone

14 Smenkhkare and Meritaten, from Tell el-Amarna (Egypt), c BCE, painted limestone relief

15 Left: Head of colossal statue of Akhenaton (Karnak), c BCE, sandstone Center: Tiye (Gurob) c BCE, wood Right: Female torso, c BCE, quartzite

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17 Death mask of Tutankhamen, from the innermost coffin in his tomb (Thebes), c BCE, gold with inlay of semiprecious stones Lord Carnarvon and Howard Carter/ body encased within three coffins/ soft, serene expression of the Amarna style persisting Post-Amarna Period

18 Innermost coffin of Tutankhamen (Thebes), c BCE, gold with inlay of enamel and semiprecious stones

19 Tutankhamun’s Golden Throne, c BCE, wood, gold, silver, glass, faience and semiprecious stones

20 Last Judgment of Hu-Nefer (Thebes), c BCE, painted papyrus scroll

21 Book of the Dead/ Hall of Judgment and the weighing of the heart against the feather of Maat/ Anubis, Ammit, and Thoth

22 Osiris, Isis, and Nephthys/ the ankh and the sons of Horus/ continuous narration

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24 Opening of the Mouth, from the Book of the Dead of Hu Nefer (Thebes), c BCE, painted papyrus scroll

25 Anubis leaning over Sennutem’s Mummy, from the tomb of Sennutem (Deir el-Medina)

26 The Mummy of the Sun God from the Tomb of Nefertari, (Thebes), c BCE

27 Atum and Osiris, wall pianting from the tomb of Nefertari, Valley of the Queens, c BCE

28 Scene of sowing and plowing in the fields, from the tomb of Sennedjem (Thebes), 13 th century BCE

29 Mentuemhet (Karnak), c. 650 BCE, granite

30 New Milennium

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32 Temple of Horus Edfu, Egypt ca B.C.E.

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34 Cat from Thebes, Egypt B.C.E. bronze 11 in. high

35 Roman-Egyptian Art

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37 Temple of Dendur from Nubia ca. 15 B.C.E. sandstone 82 ft. long

38 Temple of Dendur from Nubia ca. 15 B.C.E. sandstone 82 ft. long

39 Temple of Dendur from Nubia ca. 15 B.C.E. sandstone 82 ft. long

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41 Portrait of a boy from Faiyum, Egypt 2nd century A.D. encaustic on wood 15 in. high

42 Faiyum portraits 2nd century A.D. encaustic on wood


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