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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. 43 cm (16 15/16 in); w. 48.5 cm (19 1/8 in) scale 1:1 Framed H. 46.4 cm (18 1/4 in); w. 53 cm (20 7/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1930
Accession Number:
30.4.23
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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