Portrait of Ti, royal architect, from his tomb, Saqqara, 5th Dynasty

Joseph Lindon Smith (American, 1863–1950)


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 0.949 (37 3/8 in.) W. 0.647 (25 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

27.554

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

Portrait of Ti, Royal Architect of the kings Nefer-er-ke-re and Nuser-re, Dynasty 5. [Original] from the south wall of the mastaba of Ti at Sakkara. The best example of the art of the Old Empire.

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. William Amory November 4, 1908. Returned December 27, 1909.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. William Amory

Copyright

Courtesy of the Descendents of Joseph Lindon Smith