Facsimile of the paintings on the east wall of the burial crypt in the tomb of Khety
Charles K. Wilkinson
First Intermediate Period–Middle Kingdom
reign of Mentuhotep II
ca. 2051–2000 B.C.
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahri
Tempera on paper
facsimile: h. 55.4 cm (21 13/16 in); w. 98.5 cm (38 3/4 in) Scale 1:4 framed: h. 61 cm (24 in); 106 cm (41 3/4 in)
Rogers Fund, 1948
Not on view
Painted at Qurna by Charles K. Wilkinson for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1923-1924.
Wilkinson, Charles K. and Marsha Hill 1983. Egyptian Wall Paintings: The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Collection of Facsimiles. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Kamrin, Janice 2015. "The Decoration of Elite Tombs: Connecting the Living and the Dead." In Ancient Egypt Transformed: The Middle Kingdom, edited by Adela Oppenheim, Dorothea Arnold, Dieter Arnold, and Kei Yamamoto. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, n. 27.