Mummies and Magic: The Funerary Arts of Ancient Egypt
Published by the Musuem of Fine Arts Boston
Oversized paperback in good condition with signs of wear to cover.
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. 276 pages. In 1988, a museum in Boston presented the original exhibition, Mummies and Magic: The Funerary Arts of Ancient Egypt. In the 1990's, the Dallas Museum borrowed over 350 Egyptian artworks from the Boston Museum for a 10-year period. Here is a reflection of the cooperation between the two museums, with additional information, exhibits, originally shown in Boston. Tons of photographs / essays / drawings / information / data on this subject. Beautifully printed on nice stock. Includes a short essay on modern radiographic evaluation of Egyptian mummies.