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Author Hill, Marsha, 1949-
Title Royal bronze statuary from ancient Egypt : with special attention to the kneeling pose / Marsha Hill.
Imprint Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004.

Author Hill, Marsha, 1949-
Series Egyptological memoirs, 1387-2710 ; 3
Egyptological memoirs ; 3. 1387-2710
Subject Bronze sculpture, Ancient -- Egypt.
Small sculpture, Egyptian.
Kings and rulers in art.
Posture in art.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 367 pages) : illustrations.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-282).
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.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 1417597615 (electronic bk.)
9781417597611 (electronic bk.)
9004123997 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 191952996
Additional Format Print version: Hill, Marsha, 1949- Royal bronze statuary from ancient Egypt. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2004 (DLC) 2003055915

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