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Agricultural Scenes, Tomb of Nakht

Artist:
Norman de Garis Davies (1865–1941)
Artist:
Lancelot Crane
Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Thutmose IV ?
Date:
ca. 1400–1390 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
Facsimile H. 169 cm (66 9/16 in); w. 226 cm (89 in) scale 1:1 framed: 171.5 cm (67 1/2 in); w. 226.7 cm (89 1/4 in)th. 6.4 cm (2 1/2 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.5.19b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 135
This facsimile painting copies the south side of the east wall in the tomb of Nakht (TT 52) at Thebes.
Painted at Qurna by Norman de Garis Davies and Lancelot Crane for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art before 1915.

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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