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Nubians with a Giraffe and a Monkey, Tomb of Rekhmire

Artist:
Nina de Garis Davies (1881–1965)
Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1504–1425 B.C.
Geography:
Original from Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Sheikh Abd el-Qurna, Tomb of Rekhmire (TT 100)
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
Facsimile: H. 47.5 × W. 58.5 cm (18 11/16 × 23 1/16 in.); Framed: H. 49.1 × W. 60 cm (19 5/16 × 23 5/8 in.); Scale. 1:1
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1931
Accession Number:
31.6.40
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 132
Painted at Qurna by Nina de Garis Davies for the Graphic Section of the Museum's Egyptian Expedition, 1925. Accessioned 1931.

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. 40, fig. 44.

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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