Wednesday, 2 April 2014

Colossal kings rebuilt in Luxor

From my latest article for The Art Newspaper.

Two reconstructed colossal statues of King Amenhotep III, who ruled around 1388 BC to 1348 BC, have been unveiled in Egypt. Both statues are carved from red quartzite and have been erected in their original positions within the pharaoh’s funerary temple on Luxor’s west bank.

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