Ancient Egyptian Art New Kingdom
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Ancient egyptian art new kingdom. Known especially for monumental architecture and statuary honoring the gods and pharaohs the new kingdom a period of nearly 500 years of political stability and economic prosperity also produced an abundance of artistic masterpieces created for use by. The wealth gained through military dominance created huge prosperity for egypt and allowed for the proliferation of monumental architecture especially works that glorified the pharaohs achievements. Egyptian art new kingdom duration. The met 103 948 views 46 29.
Art of ancient egypt new kingdom web resources and image links lute player ca. 1391 1353 horus of nekhen 1390 1352 pottery fish ca. It includes paintings sculptures drawings on papyrus faience jewelry ivories architecture and other art media it is also very conservative. Old kingdom 4th 8th.
1069 bce which followed is the best known period from egypt s history and produced some of the finest and most famous works of art. At this site deir el medina they left a wealth of information about life in an ancient egyptian community of artisans and craftsmen. The distinctive periods are. Early dynastic 1st 3rd dynasties c.
An artisan s tomb in new kingdom egypt ancient egyptian amulets art architecture and the city in the reign of amenhotep iv akhenaten ca. Behind the mask of tutankhamun duration. The new kingdom c. 6th millennium bce c.
Ancient egyptian art refers to art produced in ancient egypt between the 31st century bc and the 4th century ad. The new kingdom is known as the golden age of ancient egyptian history and is the period of hatshepsut tutankhamun ramses ii and other famous pharaohs. The new kingdom of ancient egypt was a golden age of architecture and art. The new kingdom also referred to as the egyptian empire is the period in ancient egyptian history between the sixteenth century bc and the eleventh century bc covering the eighteenth nineteenth and twentieth dynasties of egypt.
1400 1300 seated scribe ca. For the purposes of definition ancient egyptian is essentially coterminous with pharaonic egypt the dynastic structure of egyptian history artificial though it may partly be providing a convenient chronological framework. A variety of factors combined to make the new kingdom one of the most creative cultures of the ancient world.