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  • AncientEgyptian Art
  • PeopleCommunities were made up of:•Hunters and fishermen•Soldiers•Slaves•Priests•Scribes•Artists and craftsmen Fishing Scene•Farmers and herdsmen Tomb of Kenamun About 1430 BC
  • PeopleArtists, craftsmen and scribes werehonored and admired.•Scribe.Scribes wrote on papyrus.•Papyrus Seated Scribe Painted Limestone About 2500 BC
  • People•Pharaoh. Tutankhamun Sarcophagus About 1340 BC
  • EGYPTIAN ARCHITECTURE
  • Great Pylon of the Horus Temple Architecture•Located: west side of Nile River•237-57 BCE•Two large geometric“mountains”•Statues and carvings•Floor was painted to depict ariver•Ceiling – sun rays and stars•Horus and Hathor
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture
  • Architecture Mastaba
  • ArchitectureThe greatest architecturalachievements of the AncientEgyptians were the pyramids.
  • Architecture “Step Pyramid”.
  • Architecture•The three “great pyramids”are located at Giza.
  • ArchitectureThey are guarded by theGreat Sphinx.
  • ArchitectureThe ancient Egyptians alsobuilt beautiful temples.
  • ArchitectureKarnak temple - was knownas Ipet-isut .It covers about 200 acres1.5km by 0.8km
  • Mummies The pyramids and tombs contained the mummified remains of the pharaohs.
  • Mummies
  • Mummies
  • Mummies
  • Mummies
  • MummiesTomb of Tutankhamun
  • EGYPTIAN SCULPTURE
  • Sculpture Painted relief sculpture lined the walls of pyramids. This is called a stele.
  • Sculpture
  • Sculpture
  • SculptureQueen Nefertiti
  • SculptureArtists used materials found in theNile river valley
  • Sculpture
  • EGYPTIAN PAINTINGS
  • Painting
  • Painting
  • THE END