Hetep-heres II, tomb of Queen Meres-ankh III, G 7530-7540, Giza, 4th Dynasty

Joseph Lindon Smith (American, 1863–1950)


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 1.428 (56 1/4 in.) W. 0.76 (30 inches)

Accession Number

28.484

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. The blonde queen Hetep-Heres II, mother of Meresankh. Detail from the main chamber. Canvas.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Courtesy of the Descendents of Joseph Lindon Johnson