Atlas of Egyptian Art by E. Prisse D'Avennes, Maarten Raven PDF

By E. Prisse D'Avennes, Maarten Raven

ISBN-10: 9774245849

ISBN-13: 9789774245848

Книга Atlas of Egyptian paintings Atlas of Egyptian artwork Книги Искусство. Живопись Автор: American collage in Cairo Press Год издания: 2008 Формат: pdf Издат.:American college in Cairo Press Размер: 28 Mb Язык: Русский0 (голосов: zero) Оценка:his enchanted travel of Egyptian artwork through one among its early explorers is likely one of the most lovely smooth works on old Egyptian artwork. Prisse d'Avennes's enormous paintings, first released in Paris over a ten-year interval among 1868 and 1878, comprises the one surviving list of many misplaced artifacts. This vintage paintings is now on hand for the 1st time in paperback.

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Left to right from top, four of the patterns—1,2,7, and 9— probably originate from the tomb of Pedamenopet of the 26th Dynasty; they no longer exist. The third and fifth were found in the tomb of Nebamun and Imiseba. The fourth is from the tomb of Neferhotep (see also p. 30). The sixth pattern copies a ceiling from the New Kingdom tomb of Neferronpet, also named Kenro, and the eighth pattern is now lost. CEILING PATTERNS; FLORAL DESIGNS (Necropolis ofThebes-18th &> 19th Dynasties) 31 Architecture Atlas of Egyptian Art Most of these ceiling patterns incorporate a floral motif as the main element.

PAPYRIFORM COLUMNS OF TUTHMOSIS III, IN KARNAK (18th Dynasty) 21 Atlas of Egyptian Art Architecture The columns here are similar to those of the previous plate, only slightly later in date. The column left, which Prisse claims came from Memphis, is carved from a single piece of red granite. Right, the example in limestone stands in the temple of Luxor, in the large traverse hall behind the sanctuary. PAPYRIFORM COLUMNS OF AMENOPHIS III, IN THEBES (18th D;ynast;y) 22 Atlas of Egyptian Art Architecture Each New Kingdom pharaoh built a mortuary temple in western Thebes.

Prisse's reconstruction shows the relief decoration on the walls. In the open forecourt, the reliefs depict battle scenes of Ramesses fighting Syrians, Libyans and Bedouins. The statues inside the temple are also carved from the rock. Each statue shows the pharaoh between two gods; above between Horus and Isis, below between Khnum and Anukis. A third group in the sanctuary has not survived. The temple has been removed to an area south of the High Dam. THE ROCK-CUT TEMPLE OE KALABSHA [sic] (Plan, section &> details; Ramesses ll-19th Dynasty) 42 Atlas of Egyptian Art Architecture The hypostyle hall in the Temple of Karnak was supported by 134 columns.

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