Great Ones of Ancient Egypt … Historical Studies by Various Egyptologists

BRUNTON, Winifred [[portraits]. Great Ones of Ancient Egypt … Historical Studies by Various Egyptologists.

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BRUNTON, Winifred [[portraits]. Great Ones of Ancient Egypt … Historical Studies by Various Egyptologists. London, Hodder and Stoughton, [1929].

4to. Original cloth lettered and decorated in gilt, black, orange and green; pp. [viii], 177, 15 portraits in colour and 2 balck and white plates; cloth a trifle marked, light offsetting from endpapers, otherwise very good copy with gift inscription to front fly-leaf.
The book opens with Baikie's essay Reliability of Egyptian Portrait-Sculpture in the Round and in Relief, other leading Egyptologists contribute biographical studies alongside Winifred Brunton's wonderful portraits. She was a South African painter, illustrator and Egyptologist.

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