AncientEgyptian     Art
PeopleCommunities were made up of:•Hunters and fishermen•Soldiers•Slaves•Priests•Scribes•Artists and craftsmen            ...
PeopleArtists, craftsmen and scribes werehonored and admired.•Scribe.Scribes wrote on papyrus.•Papyrus                    ...
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”•St...
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
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  1. 1. AncientEgyptian Art
  2. 2. 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
  3. 3. PeopleArtists, craftsmen and scribes werehonored and admired.•Scribe.Scribes wrote on papyrus.•Papyrus Seated Scribe Painted Limestone About 2500 BC
  4. 4. People•Pharaoh. Tutankhamun Sarcophagus About 1340 BC
  5. 5. EGYPTIAN ARCHITECTURE
  6. 6. 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
  7. 7. Architecture
  8. 8. Architecture
  9. 9. Architecture
  10. 10. Architecture Mastaba
  11. 11. ArchitectureThe greatest architecturalachievements of the AncientEgyptians were the pyramids.
  12. 12. Architecture “Step Pyramid”.
  13. 13. Architecture•The three “great pyramids”are located at Giza.
  14. 14. ArchitectureThey are guarded by theGreat Sphinx.
  15. 15. ArchitectureThe ancient Egyptians alsobuilt beautiful temples.
  16. 16. ArchitectureKarnak temple - was knownas Ipet-isut .It covers about 200 acres1.5km by 0.8km
  17. 17. Mummies The pyramids and tombs contained the mummified remains of the pharaohs.
  18. 18. Mummies
  19. 19. Mummies
  20. 20. Mummies
  21. 21. Mummies
  22. 22. MummiesTomb of Tutankhamun
  23. 23. EGYPTIAN SCULPTURE
  24. 24. Sculpture Painted relief sculpture lined the walls of pyramids. This is called a stele.
  25. 25. Sculpture
  26. 26. Sculpture
  27. 27. SculptureQueen Nefertiti
  28. 28. SculptureArtists used materials found in theNile river valley
  29. 29. Sculpture
  30. 30. EGYPTIAN PAINTINGS
  31. 31. Painting
  32. 32. Painting
  33. 33. THE END

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