14 mars 2016

Exhibition examines the myths and realities of the Egyptian kings' power through extraordinary ancient objects

Head of Pharaoh Tuthmosis III. Dynasty 18, reign of Tuthmosis III, c. 1479–1425 BC. Karnak, Thebes, Egypt. Green siltstone; 46 x 19 x 32 cm. British Museum, EA 986. Image © Trustees of the British Museum, London. CLEVELAND, OH.- Pharaoh: King of Ancient Egypt brings 3,000 years of ancient Egyptian history to life through some of the finest objects from the British Museum’s vast holdings and several of Cleveland’s own masterworks. The first Egyptian art exhibition organized at the Cleveland Museum of Art since 1996,... [Lire la suite]