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Hunting scenes ; Egyptians with drag-net

Hunting scenes ; Egyptians with drag-net



Egypt impressed the imagination of all European cultures for a very loan time. 19th century Egyptomania was as a result of Napoleon's Egyptian Campaign (1798–1801) and, as a result of the scientific study of ancient Egyptian remains and culture inspired by this campaign. Western interest in ancient Egyptian history has led to extensive archaeological expeditions and innumerable collections of these magnificent antiquities worldwide.

Greek myths, art, and architecture have captivated the imaginations of artists since the renaissance.



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