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Hatshepsut, from queen to Pharaoh

Hatshepsut, from queen to Pharaoh

Author: Catharine H RoehrigRenée DreyfusCathleen A KellerM.H. de Young Memorial Museum.Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)All authors
Publisher: New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art ; New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
The female pharaoh Hatshepsut reigned for nearly twenty years during Egypt's early New Kingdom in the fifteenth century B.C. First acting as regent for her young nephew/stepson Thutmose III, she in time assumed the title of king and exercised the full powers of the throne as senior co-ruler. In accordance with Egyptian tradition, Hatshepsut was often depicted as a male king. After her death, however, monuments  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
exhibition catalogs
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hatshepsut, from queen to Pharaoh.
New York : The Metropolitan Museum of Art ; New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2005
Named Person: Hatshepsut, Queen of Egypt; Hatshepsut, Queen of Egypt; Hatshepsout, reine d'Égypte; Hatshepsout, reine d'Égypte; Hatshepsut, Queen of Egypt.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Catharine H Roehrig; Renée Dreyfus; Cathleen A Keller; M.H. de Young Memorial Museum.; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.); Kimbell Art Museum.
ISBN: 1588391728 9781588391728 1588391736 9781588391735 0300111398 9780300111392
OCLC Number: 61123054
Notes: Catalogue to an exhibition at the MH de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, from October 15, 2005, to February 5, 2006; at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, from March 21 to July 9, 2006; and at the Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth, August 24 to December 31, 2006.
Description: xv, 339 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 30 cm
Contents: Models of authority: Hatshepsut's predecessors in power --
The burial of a royal woman and child of the late seventeenth dynasty --
Art in transition: the rise of the eighteenth dynasty and the emergence of the Thutmoside style in sculpture and relief --
Painting in the early eighteenth dynasty --
Egypt and Nubia: conflict with the kingdom of Kush --
Egypt and the near east: evidence of contact in the material record --
Glass --
The tomb of Maiherperi in the Valley of the Kings --
Egypt and the Aegean: cultural convergence in a Thutmoside palace at Avaris --
The role of Amun --
Hatshepsut: princess to queen to co-ruler --
The tomb of Ramose and Hatnefer --
The joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III --
The royal court --
The career of Senenmut --
Senenmut, royal tutor to princess Neferure --
The statuary of Senenmut --
The tombs of Senenmut --
The temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahri --
Foundation deposits for the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahri --
Hatshepsut's mortuary temple at Deir el-Bahri: architecture as political statement --
The statuary of Hatshepsut --
The shrines to Hathor at Deir el-Bahri --
The temple of Mut: new evidence on Hatshepsut's building activity --
The two tombs of Hatshepsut --
Jewelry in the early eighteenth dynasty --
Cosmetic equipment --
Pottery and stone vessels in the reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III --
Figure vases --
Animal vases --
Metalwork --
Furniture and carpentry --
After Hatshepsut: the military campaigns of Thutmose III --
The proscription of Hatshepsut --
The destruction of the statues of Hatshepsut from Deir el-Bahri --
Erasing a reign --
The temple of Thutmose III at Deir el-Bahri --
A chronology: the later history and excavations of the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahri --
Hatshepsut's reputation in history.
Responsibility: edited by Catharine H. Roehrig with Renée Dreyfus and Cathleen A. Keller.
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