03 juillet 2023

High Museum of Art presents more than 200 masterworks of ancient Nubian art

Nubian Artist, Sudan, Winged Isis Pectoral, 538–519 BCE, gold, 2 11/16 x 6 11/16 inches, Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. Photo © Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. ATLANTA, GA.- For more than 3,000 years, a series of kingdoms flourished along the Nile Valley south of ancient Egypt in the Nubian Desert of modern-day Sudan. The High’s exhibition “Ancient Nubia: Art of the 25th Dynasty from the Collection of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston” (June 2-Sept. 3, 2023) features more than 200 masterworks... [Lire la suite]