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Egyptian wall painting

Author: Francesco Tiradritti
Publisher: New York : Abbeville Press Publishers, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : English language ed., 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Ancient Egyptian civilization developed its own highly individual manner of expressing visible and invisible worlds - earth and the domain of the gods - through distinctive 'languages.' These languages included two-dimensional portrayals (paintings and painted reliefs) and three-dimensional figures - both forms that must be skillfully deciphered in order to grasp their overt and covert meanings. Handsomely  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Tiradritti, Francesco.
Egyptian wall painting.
New York : Abbeville Press Publishers, 2008
(OCoLC)746005244
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Francesco Tiradritti
ISBN: 9780789210050 0789210053 9780789210081 0789210088
OCLC Number: 232327356
Description: 391 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 34 cm
Contents: Principles of Egyptian figural art --
Color in Egyptian art --
Technique of Egyptian wall painting / by Giorgio Capriotti --
Prehistory and protohistory --
The Old Kingdom --
The first intermediate period --
The Middle Kingdom --
The New Kingdom.
Other Titles: Pittura murale egizia.
Responsibility: Francesco Tiradritti ; translated from the Italian by Marguerite Shore.
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