Ancient Egyptian Designs and Motifs

Ancient Egyptian Designs and Motifs

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Gods and Pharaohs, priests and ordinary folk, plants, animals, and other elements of ancient Egyptian life appear in illustrations depicting state occasions, battles, funerary customs, and domestic settings. Meticulously adapted from authentic murals, pottery, jewelry, and other sources, the opulent display of royalty-free designs reveals the beauty and exotic appeal of Egyptian art from the time of the Pharaohs. Artists and craftworkers will welcome this rich treasury for its many practical uses. Students of Egyptian art and culture will value the images for their accurate portrayal of life from a bygone civilization.show more

Product details

  • Mixed media product | 52 pages
  • 208 x 284 x 10mm | 222.26g
  • Dover Publications Inc.
  • New York, United States
  • English
  • 4 pages colour illustrations, 371 black & white illustrations
  • 0486997618
  • 9780486997612
  • 827,152

Table of contents

Taurt Osiris the Aged One Sebek Forms of Re Anubis-Osiris Forms of Hathor Rennut Osiris Merseber Sati Mut Re Tet with head of Osiris Forms of Shu Forms of Neith Hat-Mehit Horus Isis nursing Horus Horus the Child Forms of Osiris Forms of Atum Forms of Hathor Forms of Isis Forms of Nephthys Forms of Thoth Forms of Merula Bast Forms of Ma Forms of Geb Souls of Osiris and Re Anubis the Warrior The Ram of Mendes Seker Anher Her-f Ha-f Reshpu Forms of Seth Maahes The turtle god Nut raised up by Shu Ptah Shu Bes Forms of Ptah Hak Ptah Amon Isis Khons Mons Seshat Sekhmet-Bst-Re Khnum Ptah Bes Taurt Aemhetp Sept Bes Serk-t Osiris Un-Nefer Shu Amon-Re Hathor as the heaven cow Apis Isis Forms of Kneph Hathor with Ramses II Hapi Forms of Khons Neith Seker Khnum and Thoth Isis and Horus Forms of Nefertum Isis and Horus Amon-Khem Amon-Kneph Thoth, Isis, Horus, Amon-Re Amon Anher Nut over the Earth-god Bast Nehemauit The Dog-god The Sag Qebui Am-Mit Thoth Harpocrates Ptah Osiris and Horus Amon-Re Khons Nut and Hathor Amon-Re Kneph Khons Nut Anubis Amentatshow more