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by David L. Thompson

  • Author: David L. Thompson
  • ISBN: 0892360380
  • ISBN13: 978-0892360383
  • ePub: 1979 kb | FB2: 1566 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: History & Criticism
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press; Subsequent edition (January 1, 1982)
  • Pages: 76
  • Rating: 4.1/5
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Mummy Portraits in the J. Paul Getty Museum ePub download

Thirteen mummy portraits from the Getty Museum’s collection are catalogued in this text by Dr. David Thompson.

Thirteen mummy portraits from the Getty Museum’s collection are catalogued in this text by Dr. Placing the works in the context of other so-called Fayum paintings, Dr. Thompson examines their importance as portraits and identifies the hands of individual painters. Numerous illustrations accompany his discussion. David L. Thompson is professor of classics at Howard University.

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Thirteen mummy portraits from the Getty Museum’s collection are catalogued in this text by Dr. David Thompson, professor of Classics at Howard University.

The J. Paul Getty Museum, commonly referred to as the Getty, is an art museum in California housed on two campuses: the Getty Center and Getty Villa. The two locations received over two million visitors in 2016

The J. The two locations received over two million visitors in 2016. The primary museum, located at the Getty Center, is in the Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, on a hilltop above the west side of the Sepulveda Pass and I-405 freeway.

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Thompson, David L. Mummy Portraits in the J. Paul Getty Museum. Malibu, Calif: The Museum, 1982. Berman, Lawrence . and Kenneth J. Bohač.

Thompson, David L. Catalogue of Egyptian Art: The Cleveland Museum of Art. Cleveland, OH: Cleveland Museum of Art, 1999 Reproduced: p. 506; Mentioned: p. 506-7.

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Mummy Portrait of a Young Woman (Getty Museum). I've been reading John Berger's book, The Shape of a Pocket. In it there's an essay on the Fayum portraits. Modigliani Ancient Artifacts Ancient Egypt Egyptian Art Egyptian Mummies Art Google Picasso Encaustic Painting Mural Painting. Explore the collection of the J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center and the Getty Villa. During the 1st to 3rd century AD in Egypt, painted panel portraits (more commonly referred to as Fayoum or Fayum portraits) were bandaged over the heads of mummies. These astonishing portraits depict the inhabitants o. azel Rhea.

David Thompson, Mummy Portraits in the J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Museum (Malibu, CA, 1982), p. 21. Ioli Kalavrezou, Byzantine Women and Their World, exh. ca. Harvard University Art Museums (Cambridge, MA, 2003), p. 242/fig. 134., Persephone, (Fall 2006).

A very good minus copy due to light to medium/light cover wear. The contents are VG plus or better with no markings and it is a tight copy. Fully illustrated and in color. Square 8vo - over 7?" - 9?" Tall