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Ceiling Fragment, Tomb of Amenemhat Surer

Artist:
Hugh R. Hopgood
Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
reign of Amenhotep III
Date:
ca. 1390–1352 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes
Medium:
Tempera on paper
Dimensions:
Facsimile H. 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in); w. 34 cm (13 3/8 in) scale 1:1 Framed H. 36.8 cm (14 1/2 in); w. 39.7 cm (15 5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.4.22
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 135
Painted at El-Khokha by Hugh R. Hopgood for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1914-15. Brought to New York and accessioned, 1930.

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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