A Companion to Ancient Egyptian Art (Blackwell Companions to by Melinda K. Hartwig

By Melinda K. Hartwig

A spouse to historic Egyptian Art provides a entire number of unique essays exploring key recommendations, severe discourses, and theories that form the self-discipline of historical Egyptian art.

• Winner of the 2016 PROSE Award for unmarried quantity Reference within the Humanities & Social Sciences
• Features contributions from best students of their respective fields of craftsmanship in terms of old Egyptian art
• Provides overviews of prior and current scholarship and indicates new avenues to stimulate debate and make allowance for severe readings of person paintings works
• Explores topics and themes equivalent to methodological methods, transmission of Egyptian paintings and its connections with different cultures, historic reception, know-how and interpretation,
• Provides a finished synthesis on a self-discipline that has different to the level that it now accommodates matters starting from gender thought to ‘X-ray fluorescence’ and ‘image-based interpretations systems’

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