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Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings.

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Title
Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings.
Names
Smith, Joseph Lindon (1863-1950) (Artist)
Collection

Wonders: Images of the Ancient World

Furniture -- Ancient -- Egypt

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1905-11
Library locations
Art and Picture Collection
Shelf locator: PC-WON FURNI-Anc-Eg
Topics
Furniture, Ancient
Chairs
Furniture -- Egypt
Notes
Content: Chair of Princess Sitamun, daughter of Amenhotep III and Tiye. On the backrest, she is depicted receiving gifts of gold from Nubia. Found in the tomb of Yuya and Thuya.
Content: Printed on border: "Color drawing from the original by Joseph Lindon Smith."
Source note: Century magazine. (New York : The Century Co., 1870-).
Physical Description
Halftone photomechanical prints
Extent: 1 print : col. ; 20.5 x 13.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3406cc50-c5be-012f-59c1-58d385a7bc34
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Item timeline of events

  • 1863: Creator Born
  • 1905: Issued
  • 1950: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1905-11. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3040-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. "Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3040-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Art and Picture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1905-11). Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e4-3040-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Gilded chair ("Empire" style), from a tomb in the Valley of the Kings.