Craftsmen, Tomb of Nebamun and Ipuky

Norman de Garis Davies

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 135

Public Domain

Object Details

Artist: Norman de Garis Davies (1865–1941)

Period: New Kingdom

Dynasty: Dynasty 18

Reign: reign of Amenhotep III–Akhenaten

Date: ca. 1390–1349 B.C.

Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes

Medium: Tempera on Paper

Dimensions: facsimile: h. 50 cm (19 11/16 in); w. 159.5 cm (62 13/16 in)
scale 1:1
framed: h. 57.5 cm (22 5/8 in); w. 165.1 cm (65 in); th. 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in)

Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1930

Accession Number: 30.4.103

Painted at El-Khokha by Norman de Garis Davies for the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1921–1922.

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: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 30–31, fig. 33.

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.