Magazine DADA N°263 - The Art of the Pharaohs
Cheops, Ramses, Hatshepsut, Akhenaten, Nefertiti, Tutankhamun... if these names still resonate today, it is thanks to the vestiges that these pharaohs have left us. Gigantic pyramids sheltering sparkling treasures, colourful sarcophagi protecting their precious mummies, colossal sphinxes, frescoes and reliefs carved in the rock, statuettes so meticulous... all decorated with the pictorial and coded language of hieroglyphs, deciphered just 200 years ago by Champollion: Egyptian art refers to the power of the 350 pharaohs - including a few women - who ruled Egypt for more than 3000 years. Each of these creations tells us their story. Once upon a time, in ancient Egypt...
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52 pages - April 2022