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KINGDOM ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT (OLD, MIDDLE & NEW) - Cyril Aldred

KINGDOM ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT (OLD, MIDDLE & NEW) [illustrated] - Cyril Aldred

Three (3) hard cover books. 

Condition fair. Spots of wear on the exterior. Interior in fine condition. A few underlines on text made by pencil and pen.

Richly illustrated.

English language.

Books detailing the history of arts in ancient Egypt.

  • OLD KINGDOM ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT

Author: CYRIL ALDRED

Publisher: ALEC TIRANTI LTD

Publication date: 1949

PRINTED IN BRITAIN

Pages: 40 + 71 plates of photographs with descriptive notes.

Dimensions: 18,5 x 12,5 

CONTENTS:

PREFACE

MAP

THE LIMITS OF EGYPTIAN ART IN THE OLD KINGDOM

AN AESTHETIC OF EGYPTIAN SCULPTURE

THE DEVELOPMENT OF EGYPTIAN SCULPTURE DURING THE OLD KINGDOM

AN OUTLINE OF EGYPTIAN HISTORY TO 2134 B.C.

SUGGESTIONS FOR FURTHER READING

DESCRIPTIVE NOTES TO THE PLATES

  • MIDDLE KINGDOM ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT

Author: CYRIL ALDRED

Publisher: ALEC TIRANTI LTD

Publication date: 1956

PRINTED IN BRITAIN

Pages: 56 + 83 plates of photographs with descriptive notes.

Dimensions: 18,5 x 12,5 

CONTENTS:

PREFACE

MAP

THE ART OF THE OLD AND MIDDLE KINGDOMS

THE RELIGIOUS BACKGROUND OF MIDDLE KINGDOM ART

THE POLITICAL BACKGROUND OF MIDDLE KINGDOM ART

THE SOCIAL BACKGROUND OF MIDDLE KINGDOM ART

THE DEVELOPMENT OF ART DURING THE MIDDLE KINGDOM

AN OUTLINE OF EGYPTIAN HISTORY TO 1590 B.C.

SUGGESTIONS FOR FU