This book surveys the whole range of Egypian painting, illustrated chiefly by the wealth of material in the British Museum. Jamesexamines the material used by the ancient painters and explains the conventions and methods which governed some great artists, whose work should be valued in its own right as well as for its incomparable record record of Egyptian life 3000 years ago.

Egyptian Painting 1986, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674241534

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Egyptian Painting 1985, British Museum Press, London

ISBN-13: 9780714120386