Entrance to the tomb of Queen Meresankh III, G 7530-40, Giza, 4th Dynasty

Joseph Lindon Smith (American, 1863–1950)


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

106.6 x 192.5 cm (41 15/16 x 75 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.482

Medium or Technique

Canvas

Out on Loan

On display at Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA, since June 8, 1939

Collections

Americas, The Ancient World

Classifications

Paintings

Tomb of Queen Meresankh III, Giza, Dynasty 4. West wall of main chamber showing western chamber and mouth of burial pit. Canvas.

Provenance

By 1928, private collection; 1928, given to the MFA.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Courtesy of the Descendents of Joseph Lindon Smith