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King Seti I before Isis, temple of King Seti I, Abydos, 19th Dynasty

20th century
Joseph Lindon Smith (American, 1863–1950)


Dimensions

Height x width: 190.5 x 106.7 cm (75 x 42 in.)

Accession Number

39.600

Medium or Technique

Canvas

Out on Loan

On display at Institute of Egyptian Art & Archaeology of the University of Memphis, since April 23, 2003

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art, The Ancient World

Classifications

Paintings

Painting of a detail from the temple of Seti I at Abydos, showing the king standing and facing the goddess Isis.

Provenance

1939: given to the MFA by an anonymous donor.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Copyright

Courtesy of the Descendents of Joseph Lindon Smith