The Royal Tombs of Egypt : The Art of Thebes Revealed Hardback
The Valley of the Kings is famous throughout the world as the burial place of the great New Kingdom pharaohs.
Many of the royal tombs contain astonishing wall paintings of the king with various gods and goddesses, as well as papyri, mummies, decorated coffins and other artifacts.
Here, now is the first ever book to reproduce the wall paintings and murals in full.
Beautifully illustrated in colour throughout, this volume allows the reader to join the pharaohs of the New Kingdom on their journey to immortality.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 316 pages, 300 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
- Publication Date: 04/12/2006
- Category: Ancient & classical art,BCE to c 500 CE
- ISBN: 9780500513224