From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes; Original Dra Abu el-Naga, Tomb of Tetiky (TT 15)
Tempera on paper
H. 66 cm (26 in.); w. 74 cm (29 1/8 in.)
framed: h. 68.6 cm (27 in.); w. 77.5 cm (30 1/2 in.)
Rogers Fund, 1930
Not on view
This facsimile painting copies the ceiling decoration in the tomb of Tetiky (TT 15) in Dira Abu el-Naga.
Painted at Dra abu el-Naga by Charles K. Wilkinson for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1924. Brought to New York and accessioned, 1930.
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. 24, fig. 26.
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, p. 71.