Egyptian Art

Meka George
Mind Map by Meka George, updated more than 1 year ago
Meka George
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College Art 3000 - 27 BCE Mind Map on Egyptian Art, created by Meka George on 03/04/2015.
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Egyptian Art
1 Early Dynastic
1.1 Step Pyramid at Djoser

Annotations:

  • Evolved at the same time as the Ziggurats. Tombs for kings. Surrounded by artificial city and god shrines.   
1.1.1 2600s
2 Old Kingdom
2.1 Pyramids at Gizeh

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  • Big for pharaohs, little for family.  Khufu, Khafre, and Menkaure. False tombs and royal passages 
2.1.1 2500s
2.2 Ka Image of Khafre

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  • Gnice (hard stone) Quiet/ inactive figure No negative space Hawk god Horus protects him Idealized 
2.2.1 2500-2400
2.3 Scribe Kay

Annotations:

  • True size and age Not idealized Eyes made of glass 
2.3.1 2500s
2.4 Hippopotamus Hunt

Annotations:

  • Tomb of Ti Poses and sizes show rank 
2.4.1 2400-2300
3 New Kingdom
3.1 Mortuary Temple of Hatshepsut
3.1.1 1400s

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  • Senmut Papyrus bundle columns Hypostyle halls Scewomorph (papyrus bundles) 
3.2 Fouling Scene
3.2.1 1400-1300

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  • Shows Nebamun hunting Painted Hierarchy of scale Egyptian stance In action 
3.3 Book of the Dead of Hunefer
3.3.1 1300-1200

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  • Papyrus Scroll Weighing heart against feather Hierarchy of scale Anubis, Thoth, Horus, Osiris, Nepthys 
4 Amarna
4.1 Ka Image of Akhenaton

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  • Looks feminine "Mother of Egypt" Cobra- mark of his monotheistic faith (Aten) 
4.1.1 1300s
4.2 Akhenaton, Nefertiti, and Their Daughters Giving Libations to the Sun

Annotations:

  • Broke Rules of Formality (Casual situation)  
4.2.1 1300s
4.3 Head of Nefertiti and Queen Tiye

Annotations:

  • Painted wood Model for Ka images, not a Ka image itself Eye left undone purposefully to show it's a model 
  • Tiye: Original wore a wig From South Africa Egyptian women shown pale, men dark or red 
4.3.1 1300s
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