Egyptian Revival Art
The Egyptian Goddess Isis - 1st century AD Photo © Joan Ann Lansberry Evolution of Egyptian Revival : The Roman rule of Egypt from 30 BC to 395 AD led to Roman decorations incorporating Egyptian motifs and an increased interest in the Egyptian culture. During the Italian Renaissance “Egyptomania” resurfaced again when ancient Roman artifacts reflecting an interest in Egyptian culture along with actual Egyptian artifacts were discovered and exhibited and elements of Egyptian art were used by…
Ancient Egyptian Symbols and Meanings - Symbols of Ancient Egypt
Fascinating facts and information about the ancient Egyptian symbols and their meaning, Ankh is the most well-known of ancient Egyptian symbols, Read more.
A Jug Of Wine, A Loaf Of Bread, And Virtual Thou: Photo
This blog is a gimish of things that I've discovered online. It's my personal 'scrapbook' of various things that pique my interest- or that I find amusing. If I've unwittingly posted something here that is not to be shared with others, accept my apology; deletion will follow upon receiving specific details. Those wishing to follow should know that this blog, though in the outer suburb, is still part of the tumblr 'gayborhood.'
The royal cat goddess sits atop a sarcophagus laden with elaborate Egyptian imagery in this hand-painted, quality designer resin work of decorative art created exclusively for Toscano. Hand-painted in faux gold and ebony as the perfect gift! Features Stackable: No Wheels Included: No Lid Included: Yes Commercial only certifications: No Subject : Prehistoric and mythical Plays music: No Primary material : Resin Product Details Product Type: Decorative Box Finish: Gold/Ebony Country of…