THE PORTRAIT TIMELINE






   

                                               



                                                                2000's BCE                  1000's BCE                900's BCE




       1971        

                                        Senusret I, 2nd Pharoah of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1971-1929,  Altes Museum Berlin                            Senusret I, 2nd Pharoah of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1971-1929,  Ägyptisches Museum der Universität Leipzig    (Photo: Einsamer Schutz, Wikipedia)

                        1929     

                                        Amenemhat II, 3rd Pharoah of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1929-1895 B.C.E.,  Musée du Louvre, Paris  (Photo: Captmondo, 2005, Wikipedia)                         Amenemhat II,3rd Pharoah of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1929-1895 B.C.E.,  Location TBD


                                        Amenemhat II, 3rd Pharoah of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1929-1895 B.C.E.,  Neues Museum, Berlin   

                        1900

                                        Canopic Jars of Lady Nepthys, ca. 1900 B.C.E., 12th Dynasty, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY,  11.150.17e 

                        1878     

                                        Senusret III (Sesostris III) 5th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca.1878-1839,  Luxor Museum                         Sesostris III /Sphinx, 5th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca.1878-1839,   Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien,   Inv AE_INV_5813  (Official Website Photo)


                                        Senusret III (Sesostris III),5th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca.1878-1839, Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore, MD                       Senusret III (Sesostris III), 5th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca.1878-1839, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 26.7.1394           


                                       A Nobleman (The Josephson Head), ca. 1878-1841 BCE ("late XII Dynasty)   possibly from Memphis,  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA,   2003.244              

                   1860       

                                         Amenemhat III,  6th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty,  reigned ca 1260-1214 B.C.E., The State Hermitage Museum, St. Petersburg, Russia                                    Amenemhat III, 6th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty,  reigned ca 1260-1214 B.C.E.,  Musée du Louvre, Paris


                                         Amenemhat III?,  6th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty,  reigned ca 1260-1214 B.C.E.,  Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien     Inv.-Nr. AE_INV_6                            Amenemhat III, 6th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca 1260-1214 B.C.E.,   Neues Museum, Berlin    (Photo: kairoinfo4u, Flickr)


                                         Amenemhat III, 6th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca 1260-1214 B.C.E.,   George Ortiz Collection,  Genève

                        1842       

                                         A King, ca. 1842-1795,   Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen   (Photo: Museum Website)

                          1810      

                                          Amenemhat IV, 7th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty,  reigned ca. 1815-1804 B.C.E.,   The British Museum, London

                           1803

                                                

                           1802      

                                          Sobekneferu, 8th Pharaoh of the 12th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1806-1802, B.C.E.,  Musée du  Louvre, Paris

                             1800    


                             1700

                             1600

                             1550  

                             1540

                             1535

                                        

                             1506    

                                          Thutmose I ?, 3rd Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty,  reigned  ca. 1506-1493, Amun-Ra Temple, Karnak, The Brititsh Museum, London,   1907.0713.4  (Photo: Capt. Mondo) 

                             1500   

                                          "La Parisienne", fresco from Knossos, Crete, ca. 1500 BCE, Archaeological Museum of Heraklio

                             1470    

                                           Hatshepsut,  5th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, New Kingdom, reigned ca. 1479-1458,     The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY

                              

                                           Thutmose III, 6th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, New Kingdom, reigned  ca. 1479-1427 B.C.E.,  Luxor Museum, Egypt                                Thutmose III?, 6th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, New Kingdom, reigned  ca. 1479-1427 B.C.E.,    Seattle Art Museum, WA  52.70

                            1450

                                           Wadj Shemsi Su, early 18th Dynasty, ca. 1500-1425 B.C.E.,  Princeton University Art Museum, 1998-37,  (Photo: Bruce M. White) 

                            1427     

                                           Amenhotep II, 7th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1427-1401 B.C.E., Brooklyn Museum, NY                              Amenhotep II,7th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1427-1401 B.C.E.,  NY Carlsberg Glyptotek, Copenhagen  (Photo: Museum Website)

                            1425

                            1401    

                                         Thutmose IV, 8th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1401-1391 B.C.E.,    Location TBD   (Photo: Einsamer Schutze, 2006, Wikipedia)                        Thutmose IV, 8th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1401-1391 B.C.E.,   Musée du Louvre, Paris   (Photo: Siren, 2005, Wikipedia)

                             1391

                                           Amenhotep III, 9th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1391-1353,  The British Museum, London   (Photo: A. Parrot, Wikipedia)                 Amenhotep III, 9th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, ]reigned ca. 1391-1353,  Neues Museum, Berlin   (Photo: Neithsabes, 2007, Wikipedia) 


                                           Queen Tiy, wife of Amenhotep III, ca. 1398-1338 BCE,   Altes Museum, Berlin    (Photo: Keith Schengli-Roberts, 2006, Wikipedia)

                             1353   

                                           Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV), 10th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1353-1334,  Luxor Museum, Egypt                                               


                                           Akhenaten (Amenhotep IV),10th Pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1353-1334,  Location TBD                                 Queen Nefertiti, wife of Akhenaten, lived ca.  1370-1330,     Neues Museum, Berlin

               

                                             Aein,  ca. 1353 B.C.E.,  Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek                     An Egyptian Queen, ca. 1353-1336,   The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY,  26.7.1396

                                1350

                                            Pharaoh Akhenaten, Queen Nefertiti and their children, ca. 1350 B.C.E.,  Agyptisches Museum, Berlin (Photo: Gerbil, Wikipedia)


                                            Nebamun, The Accountant, Viewing Geese and Cattle, from the Tomb-chapel of Nebamun, Temple of Amun, Karnak, ca 1350BCE, British Museum, London  

                                1332

                                            Tutanhkamun?,  18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1332-1323 B.C.E., The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (Photo: Keith Schengili-Roberts, 2007, Wikipedia)                           Tutanhkamun, 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1332-1323B.C.E.,  The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo   (Photo: Jon Bodsworth, 2007, Wikipedia)

                             

                                            Tutanhkamun, 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1332-1323B.C.E., The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo    (Photo: MykReeve, 2002, Wikipedia)

                              1319    

                                             Horemheb, last pharaoh of the 18th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1319-1292 B.C.E., Kunsthistorisches Museum, Wien  (Photo: Captmondo, 2010, Wikipedia)

                                1279    

                                             Seti I, 2nd Pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1294-1279 B.C.E.,  Dallas Museum of Art, TX,  1984.50                        Tuya XIX,  wife of Seti I, ca. 1279 B.C.E.  Musei Vaticani, Roma

                                1250    

                                              Ramesses II, 3rd Pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1279-1213 B.C.E.,  Abu Simbel Temples, Nubia, Egypt                             Ramesses II,The Younger Memnon, 3rd Pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty,reigned ca. 1279-1213 B.C.E.   The  British Museum, London

                                1213     

                                              Nehy, ca.1279-1213 B.C.E.,  Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD,  22.106

                                 1210    

                                              Merneptah, 4th Pharaoh of the 19th Dynasty, reigned ca. 1213-1203 B.C.E.,The Museum of Egyptian Antiquities, Cairo

                                1200  

                                              A Woman holding a Sistrum, ca. 1250-1200 B.C.E.,         Walters Art Museum, Baltimore, MD,  32.9                           Amun?,   ca. 1200 B.C.E.,  Seattle Art Museum, WA,     51.69

                                 1150

                                 1140


                                             

                                 1137

                                              A Pharoah, probably Rameses VI,  5th ruler of the 20th Dynasty, Egyptian New Kingdom  Musée du Louvre  (Photo: Guillaume Blanchard)

                                 1100

                                 1040    

                                              Psusennes I, 3rd Pharoah of the 21st Dynasty, reigned ca. 1047-1001 B.C.E.,  Museum of Fine Arts of Valenciennes, France

                                 

                                                                            
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