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Author Hill, Marsha, 1949-

Title Royal bronze statuary from ancient Egypt : with special attention to the kneeling pose / Marsha Hill
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 367 pages) : illustrations
Series Egyptological memoirs, 1387-2710 ; 3
Egyptological memoirs ; 3. 1387-2710
Contents The Study of Bronze Statuary -- Cupreous Statuary through the New Kingdom -- Third Intermediate Period -- The Kushite Period -- The Late and Ptolemaic Periods (with a brief note on the Roman Period) -- The Meaning and Role of Royal Bronze Statuary -- Conclusions -- Catalog of Royal Bronzes -- App. 1 The History of the Royal Kneeling Pose with Special Attention to Egyptian Stone Statuary -- App. 2 Provenance Index -- App. 3 Technical Examination of Cat. / by Deborah Schorsch
Summary Egyptian bronze statuary has proven particularly intractable to chronological investigations. This study exploits clues offered by bronze royal statuettes to make identifications or stylistic assignments. A fuller understanding of the artistic milieu and role of small royal bronze statuary results
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-282)
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Subject Bronze sculpture, Ancient -- Egypt.
Kings and rulers in art.
Posture in art.
Small sculpture, Egyptian.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2003055915
ISBN 1417597615 (electronic bk.)
9781417597611 (electronic bk.)