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Brickmakers Getting Water from a Pool, Tomb of Rekhmire

Artist:
Nina de Garis Davies (1881–1965)
Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose III–early Amenhotep II
Date:
ca. 1479–1425 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. 48.5 cm (19 1/8 in); w. 45.5 cm (17 15/16 in) scale 1:1 framed: h. 52.1 cm (20 1/2 in); w. 48.3 cm (19 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.4.89
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 135
Painted at Qurna by Nina de Garis Davies for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1925.

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, 14, no. 33.

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