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Man Making Leather Rope, Tomb of Rekhmire

Artist:
Nina de Garis Davies (1881–1965)
Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III–Amenhotep II
Date:
ca. 1479–1400 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. 28 cm (11 in); w. 50 cm (19 11/16 in) Scale 1:1 framed: h. 31.8 cm (12 1/2 in); w. 53.3 cm (21 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1933
Accession Number:
33.8.2
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by Nina de Garis Davies for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1932.

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, pp. 48–49, fig. 57.

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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