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Title Pharaohs of the sun : Akhenaten, Nefertiti, Tutankhamen / edited by Rita E. Freed, Yvonne J. Markowitz, Sue H. D'Auria.

Imprint Boston : Museum of Fine Arts in association with Bulfinch Press/Little, Brown and Co., 1999.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Adams  709.32 P494s 1999    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st ed.
Description 316 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition held at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Nov. 14, 1999-Feb. 6, 2000 and other venues.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-304) and index.
Contents Setting : history, religion, and art / W. Raymond Johnson -- Beginning of the heresy / Donald B. Redford -- City of Amarna / Peter Lacovara -- Sacred landscape / Michael Mallinson -- Royal family / Nicholas Reeves -- New religion / John L. Foster -- Art in the service of religion and the state / Rita E. Freed -- Crafts and industries at Amarna / Yvonne J. Markowitz and Peter Lacovara -- Administering Akhenaten's Egypt / Peter Der Manuelian -- Spoken and written word / David P. Silverman -- Foreign relations / Timothy Kendall -- Preparing for eternity / Sue H. D'Auria -- Return to orthodoxy / William J. Murnane -- Akhenaten's artistic legacy / Rita E. Freed.
Subject Sculpture, Egyptian.
Egypt -- Antiquities.
Egypt -- History -- Eighteenth dynasty, approximately 1570-1320 B.C.
Akhenaton, King of Egypt
Nefertiti, Queen of Egypt, active 14th century B.C.
Tutankhamen, King of Egypt.
Added Author Freed, Rita E.
D'Auria, Sue.
Markowitz, Yvonne J.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
ISBN 0821226207 (cloth)
0878464700 (paper)
9780878464708 (paper)
9780821226209 (cloth)
Standard No. YDXCP 1596257

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