Egypt<br />From 2600 BCE to 0<br />
Palette of Narmer<br />c. 2950 – 2775 BCE<br />
Twisted Perspective and<br />The Canon of Proportions based on a grid<br />
http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/arth/zoser/zoser.html<br />
Depictions of People in Sculpture<br />
painted limestone, found in the small chapel (the &quot;serdab&quot;) <br />against the north face of his step pyramid at ...
King Khafre seated<br />Fourth Dynasty, reign of Khafre<br />Graywacke<br />Height: 120 cm (47 1/4 in)<br />Egyptian Museu...
King Mycerinus (Greek)<br />Menkaure and a Queen (c. 2470 BCE)<br />
Rahotep and Nofret<br />painted limestone, beginning of Dynasty 4, c. 2620 BCE<br />
Kaaper , from Saqquara<br />c. 2400 BCE<br />
Bust of Prince Ankhaf, from Giza<br />c. 2550 BCE<br />
Seated Scribe<br />From Saquarra<br />c. 2400 BCE<br />
Ti Watching a Hippopotamus Hunt<br />Tomb of Ti, Saqquara<br />c. 2450 BCE<br />
Pyramids<br />
Sneferu’s Bent Pyramid, c. 2596 BCE <br />
Sneferu’s Red Pyramid, c. 2590 BCE <br />
Great Pyramids at Giza – from c. 2580 – 2504 BCE<br />
Khufu<br />Khafre<br />Menkaure<br />
Middle Kingdom <br />c. 2040 – 1650 BCE<br />
Sphinx of Senwosret III, ca. 1878–1841 B.C.E.; Middle Kingdom<br />Egyptian Metropolitan Museum of Art<br />
Senwosret III. Middle Kingdom, <br />circa 1836-1818 b.c. <br />Black granite, 21 7/16 in<br />Brooklyn Museum<br />
Head of Sesostris III<br />c. 1860 BCE<br />
Rock-cut tombs, Beni Hasan, 1991-1785 BCE<br />
The New Kingdom<br />c. 1550 – 1070 BCE<br />
Tomb of Senedjem 1150 BCE -- Thebes<br />
Queen (Pharoah) Hatsepshut (c. 1495 BCE)<br />
Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Deir al-Bahrri   c1490-1460 bce<br />
Colossal Sphinx of Hatshepsut<br />Early 18th Dynasty, joint reign of Hatshepsut<br />and Thutmose III (1479-1458 B.C.)<br...
Queen of Punt, c. 1480 BCE<br />
One of two obelisks to escape her stepson&apos;s plan to obliterate her memory, this obelisk was built by Queen Hatshepsut...
ARMANA STYLE<br />
Akhenaten, From Temple of Aten<br />Karnak 1360 BCE<br />
Queen Nefertit 1365 BCE -- Berlin<br />
Monotheism with the sole god Aten – a radical change in religious worship and practice<br />Radical change in sculptural r...
Family Sacrifice to Aten 1360<br />
Mask of King Tutankhamen, <br />Valley of the Kings 1355-42<br />
Ramses II (the Great)<br />c. 1290 - 1225<br />
Relocated in the 1960’s after the building of Aswan Dam<br />
Scale model of before and after<br />
Karnak Temple Complex<br />
A very large statue (as in, I come up to half way up the base) of Ramses II with Nefertiti perched on his feet.<br />Ramse...
1914<br />
This relief is a listing of the Pharoah&apos;s various names. <br />
Depictions of Daily Activities<br />
The Book of the Dead<br />
Anubis		Thoth		Ammit the Devourer<br />Weighing of the deceased’s heart against Maat’s Feather of Truth<br />
Egyptian Mummy portraits in the Roman period from c.  30 BCE – 300 CE<br />
Created in 196 BCE, discovered in 1799, deciphered in 1822<br />Ancient Egyptian<br />Demotic<br />Greek<br />
Middle Kingdom Blue Hippo<br />Queen Tiy, Armana Style<br />Pectoral of Senusrut<br />
Major Points of Egyptian Art<br />Modeled to promote ideas of Stability and Order (little variation in 3,000 years) – high...
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  1. 1. Egypt<br />From 2600 BCE to 0<br />
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  4. 4. Palette of Narmer<br />c. 2950 – 2775 BCE<br />
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  6. 6. Twisted Perspective and<br />The Canon of Proportions based on a grid<br />
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  9. 9. http://ccat.sas.upenn.edu/arth/zoser/zoser.html<br />
  10. 10. Depictions of People in Sculpture<br />
  11. 11. painted limestone, found in the small chapel (the &quot;serdab&quot;) <br />against the north face of his step pyramid at the funerary complex at Saqqara<br />Dynasty 3, about 2690-2660 BCE<br />
  12. 12. King Khafre seated<br />Fourth Dynasty, reign of Khafre<br />Graywacke<br />Height: 120 cm (47 1/4 in)<br />Egyptian Museum, Cairo<br />
  13. 13. King Mycerinus (Greek)<br />Menkaure and a Queen (c. 2470 BCE)<br />
  14. 14. Rahotep and Nofret<br />painted limestone, beginning of Dynasty 4, c. 2620 BCE<br />
  15. 15. Kaaper , from Saqquara<br />c. 2400 BCE<br />
  16. 16. Bust of Prince Ankhaf, from Giza<br />c. 2550 BCE<br />
  17. 17. Seated Scribe<br />From Saquarra<br />c. 2400 BCE<br />
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  19. 19. Ti Watching a Hippopotamus Hunt<br />Tomb of Ti, Saqquara<br />c. 2450 BCE<br />
  20. 20. Pyramids<br />
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  22. 22. Sneferu’s Bent Pyramid, c. 2596 BCE <br />
  23. 23. Sneferu’s Red Pyramid, c. 2590 BCE <br />
  24. 24.
  25. 25. Great Pyramids at Giza – from c. 2580 – 2504 BCE<br />
  26. 26. Khufu<br />Khafre<br />Menkaure<br />
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  29. 29. Middle Kingdom <br />c. 2040 – 1650 BCE<br />
  30. 30. Sphinx of Senwosret III, ca. 1878–1841 B.C.E.; Middle Kingdom<br />Egyptian Metropolitan Museum of Art<br />
  31. 31. Senwosret III. Middle Kingdom, <br />circa 1836-1818 b.c. <br />Black granite, 21 7/16 in<br />Brooklyn Museum<br />
  32. 32. Head of Sesostris III<br />c. 1860 BCE<br />
  33. 33. Rock-cut tombs, Beni Hasan, 1991-1785 BCE<br />
  34. 34. The New Kingdom<br />c. 1550 – 1070 BCE<br />
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  36. 36. Tomb of Senedjem 1150 BCE -- Thebes<br />
  37. 37. Queen (Pharoah) Hatsepshut (c. 1495 BCE)<br />
  38. 38. Temple of Queen Hatshepsut, Deir al-Bahrri c1490-1460 bce<br />
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  41. 41. Colossal Sphinx of Hatshepsut<br />Early 18th Dynasty, joint reign of Hatshepsut<br />and Thutmose III (1479-1458 B.C.)<br />Western Thebes, Deir el-Bahri<br />Granite<br />H. 164 cm (64 5/8 in.), W. 90 cm (35 3/8 in.),<br />D. 343 cm (11 ft. 3 in.)<br />
  42. 42. Queen of Punt, c. 1480 BCE<br />
  43. 43. One of two obelisks to escape her stepson&apos;s plan to obliterate her memory, this obelisk was built by Queen Hatshepsut. <br />
  44. 44. ARMANA STYLE<br />
  45. 45. Akhenaten, From Temple of Aten<br />Karnak 1360 BCE<br />
  46. 46. Queen Nefertit 1365 BCE -- Berlin<br />
  47. 47. Monotheism with the sole god Aten – a radical change in religious worship and practice<br />Radical change in sculptural representation<br />Also causes major economic changes<br />Capital city moved from Thebes to Armana<br />
  48. 48. Family Sacrifice to Aten 1360<br />
  49. 49.
  50. 50. Mask of King Tutankhamen, <br />Valley of the Kings 1355-42<br />
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  52. 52. Ramses II (the Great)<br />c. 1290 - 1225<br />
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  54. 54. Relocated in the 1960’s after the building of Aswan Dam<br />
  55. 55. Scale model of before and after<br />
  56. 56. Karnak Temple Complex<br />
  57. 57. A very large statue (as in, I come up to half way up the base) of Ramses II with Nefertiti perched on his feet.<br />Ramses II with Nefertari<br />
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  59. 59. 1914<br />
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  61. 61.
  62. 62. This relief is a listing of the Pharoah&apos;s various names. <br />
  63. 63. Depictions of Daily Activities<br />
  64. 64.
  65. 65. The Book of the Dead<br />
  66. 66. Anubis Thoth Ammit the Devourer<br />Weighing of the deceased’s heart against Maat’s Feather of Truth<br />
  67. 67. Egyptian Mummy portraits in the Roman period from c. 30 BCE – 300 CE<br />
  68. 68. Created in 196 BCE, discovered in 1799, deciphered in 1822<br />Ancient Egyptian<br />Demotic<br />Greek<br />
  69. 69. Middle Kingdom Blue Hippo<br />Queen Tiy, Armana Style<br />Pectoral of Senusrut<br />
  70. 70. Major Points of Egyptian Art<br />Modeled to promote ideas of Stability and Order (little variation in 3,000 years) – highly tied to religious practice<br />Monumental Architecture with Pyramids and colossus sculpture (Sphinx, Ramses II, etc.)<br />Meant for Permanency – note use of stone, mummification, tombs<br />Distinctive Representation with Twisted Perspective and Canon of Proportions for figures in painting and relief sculpture<br />

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