- Museum number
'Coeffures Hiéroglyphiques', one of two studies for Plate 115 of the artist's 'Voyage dans la Basse et la Haute Egypte, pendant les campagnes du Général Bonaparte', 1802; hieroglyphs, from the temple of Hermonthis or Armant, depicting the hairstyles and head-dresses of various gods including Hathor, Montu or Horus, Min and Thoth
Pen and grey ink, over graphite
- Production date
- 1802 (circa)
Height: 172 millimetres
Width: 231 millimetres
- Curator's comments
- Engraved by Louis Pierre Baltard.
There is no copy of Denon's 'Voyage...' in the Department. The B.L. copy is at 458.h.12.
The minutes of the Trustees' meeting on 12th December, 1835, record that "two or three" of the drawings were missing when the group was offered to the Museum.
- Not on display
- Associated titles
Associated Title: Voyage dans la Basse et la Haute Egypte
- Acquisition date
- Prints and Drawings
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: CC,04.184