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Sculptors at Work, 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. 54 cm (21 1/4 in); w. 38.5 cm (15 3/16 in) scale 1:1 framed: h. 57.2 cm (22 1/2 in); w. 41.3 cm (16 1/4 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.4.90
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by Nina de Garis Davies for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1927.

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. 48, fig. 56.

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, 12, no. 25.

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