Looking Behind the Art: Investigating Five Objects from The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Jueves, 13 de septiembre

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Looking Behind the Art:

Investigating Five Objects fromSalto de línea The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Conferencia de la Dra. Diana Craig Patch,Salto de línea Head of the Department of Egyptian Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Jueves, 13 de septiembreSalto de línea Sala de conferencias, 19:00Salto de línea Asistencia libre y gratuita

Many of the objects in the Met’s Egyptian collection are old favorites with our visitors: William, the blue hippo, the exquisite lips of a queen in yellow jasper, the graceful models from Meketre’s tomb, or the serene-looking statue of Hatshepsut in indurated limestone. The stories that these pieces tell about ancient Egypt are well known.

This presentation shares new narratives uncovered as five new acquisition were researched. These fascinating objects open new windows into the ongoing study of ancient Egyptian culture.

Organiza: CSIC, Instituto de Lenguas y Culturas del Mediterráneo y Oriente Próximo y MAN

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