Chief of seers : Egyptian studies in memory of Cyril Aldred / edited by Elizabeth Goring, Nicholas Reeves, and John Ruffle

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Subjects: Art, Egyptian
Art, Ancient--Egypt
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: London ; New York : Kegan Paul International, 1997
Series: Studies in Egyptology series
Studies in Egyptology
LC Classification: N
Physical Description: xx, 313 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Table of Contents: List of Figures
Abbreviations
Preface
Three Appreciations of Cyril Aldred / Bernard V. Bothmer, Elizabeth Goring, Nora E. Scott 1
The Bibliography of Cyril Aldred / Diana Magee 13
New Evidence for Liliform Capitals in Egypt / Dieter Arnold 20
Merymose at Vassar / Lawrence Michael Berman 29
An Elite Image / Robert Steven Bianchi 34
An Early Twelfth Dynasty Sculpture / Janine Bourriau 49
Striding Glazed Steatite Figures of Amenhotep III: an Example of the Purposes of Minor Arts / Betsy M. Bryan 60
Some Remarks on the Louvre Statues of Sepa (A 36 and 37) and Nesames (A 38) / Marianne Eaton-Krauss, Christian E. Loeben 83
The Pyramid of Seila and its Place in the Succession of Snofru's Pyramids / I. E. S. Edwards 88
Missing Parts / Biri Fay 97
Several Objects, and some Aspects of the Art of the Third Intermediate Period / Richard A. Fazzini 113
Two Iconographic Questions: Who and When? / Henry G. Fischer 138
Relief Styles of the Nebhepetre Montuhotep Funerary Temple Complex / Rita E. Freed 148
'The Very Best Artist' / T. G. H. James 164
Memoranda on Craftsmen at the Ramesseum / K. A. Kitchen 175
The Malqata/El-Amarna Blues: Favourite Colours of Kings and Gods / Arielle P. Kozloff 178
Un dignitaire de l'heureuse Memphis au Moyen Empire: Ptah-ounenef / Jean Leclant 193
Descriptive Notes from the Valley / Christine Lilyquist 201
The Locusts on the Daggers of Ahmose / Jaromir Malek 207
Jewellery Fragments from the Tomb of Nefertari in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston / Yvonne Markowitz, Peter Lacovara, Pamela Hatchfield 220
Two Scribes and a King of Dynasty XVIII / William H. Peck 229
A Sleeping Gazelle / Bengt Peterson 238
Howard Carter's Collection of Egyptian and Classical Antiquities / Nicholas Reeves 242
The 'Feminization' of the Male Figure in New Kingdom Two-dimensional Art / Gay Robins 251
Vulture and Cobra at the King's Brow / Edna R. Russmann 266
Ramses II admirait Sesostris I[superscript er] / Claude Vandersleyen 285
Egyptian Bronze Sculpture before the Late Period / Eleni Vassilika 291
A Remarkable Gem in Paris / Helen Whitehouse 303
Additional Authors: Goring, Elizabeth
Reeves, C. N. (Carl Nicholas), 1956-
Ruffle, John
Notes: LCCN: 92023365
ISBN: 0710304498
"In association with National Museums of Scotland, Edinburgh."
OCLC Number: 26361267
ISBN/ISSN: 0710304498