Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Facsimile of the paintings on the north wall of the burial crypt in the tomb of Khety

Artist:
Charles K. Wilkinson
Period:
First Intermediate Period–Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 11
Reign:
reign of Mentuhotep II
Date:
ca. 2051–2000 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
facsimile: h. 47.5 cm (18 11/16 in); w. 92.6 cm (36 7/16 in) Scale 1:4 framed: h. 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in); w. 99.1 cm (39 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1948
Accession Number:
48.105.35
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by Charles K. Wilkinson for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1923-1924.

Wilkinson, Charles K. 1979. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum's Collection of Facsimiles, The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin, new ser., vol. 36, no. 4 (Spring), New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 17, fig. 18.

Wilkinson, Charles K. and Marsha Hill 1983. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Collection of Facsimiles. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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