July 5
Ancient Egypt New Kingdom

Reminder: Guide Book Pages 6 - 10 are due tomorrow
Communities will gather on Thursday and submit questions at the end of class

 

 

Menkuare and His Wife, Queen Khamerernebty, from Giza. c. 2525 BCE. Slate, height 54 1/2".
http://legacy.earlham.edu/~vanbma/20th%20century/images/surveydayfour.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Seated Scribe, from Saqqara. c. 2400 BCE. Limestone, height 21".
http://legacy.earlham.edu/~vanbma/20th%20century/images/surveydayfour.htm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Colossal statue of Mentuhotep II, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11, ca. 2051–2000 BCE.
Painted sandstone. Height 99 1/4 in.
http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/works-of-art/26.3.29

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Traditional Form
New Kingdom

Prince Rahotep and his Wife, Nofret. c. 2580 BCE. Painted limestone, height 47 1/4".
A Pond in a Garden. Fragment of a wall painting from the Tomb of Nebamun, Thebes. c. 1400 B.C.
http://peoplespace.files.wordpress.com/2008/06/2.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Portrait of Sesostris III. c. 1850 BC. Quartzite, height 6 1/2".
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_l5sWUjviqb4/TSzYIdUEVwI/AAAAAAAAAuY/W076eYngBH0/s1600/senosret.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Temple of the Queen Hatshepsut, Deir el-Bahri. c. 1478 - 1458 BCE
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_u5Llp7dpJug/TS9lMKs7w1I/AAAAAAAAALA/osMX5OW06HY/s1600/Hatshepsut+2.JPG

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hatshepsut Enthroned. Deir el-Bahri. Eighteenth Dynasty (ruled c. 1473 - 1458 BCE).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Akhenaten and His Family. c. 1355 B.C. Limestone, 12 3/4 X 15 1/4".

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Amarna Style

Akhenhaten Holding an Offering Table
http://heritage-key.com/blogs/ann/king-tut-treasures-missing-after-cairo-museum-break

Exaggerated features
Sensitive
Informal
Overemphatic outlines

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Queen Nefertiti. c. 1348 - 1336 B.C. Limestone, height 19".
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Nefertiti_30-01-2006.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Cover of the Coffin of Tutankhamen. 18th dynasty. gold, height 72".
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_GbVUEzSS-54/TKMzXCYdivI/AAAAAAAAFpU/iKX64HrNDo4/s1600/king-tut-sarcophagus.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Howard Carter discovered King Tut's tomb in 1922

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Objects found in antechamber of King Tut's tomb
http://www.crystalinks.com/tutstomb.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

King Tut's Death Mask. Eighteenth Dynasty, 1332 - 1322 BCE. Gold inlaid with glass and semiprecious stones.
http://haysvillelibrary.wordpress.com/2010/02/17/tutankhamuns-new-mummy/

 

How did King Tut die?