Anna Ziaja

Anna Ziaja

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Warsaw, Modena / I studied at the Warsaw Academy of Fine Arts at the faculty of painting and graduated in 1979.
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during the Roman period there were alternatives to the cartonnage or plaster mask. Introduced during this period were the so-called Fayoum portraits, which were initially unearthed from cemeteries in the Fayoum and first archaeologically excavated in 1888 and between 1910 and 1911 by Flinders Petrie at Hawara

during the Roman period there were alternatives to the cartonnage or plaster mask. Introduced during this period were the so-called Fayoum portraits, which were initially unearthed from cemeteries in the Fayoum and first archaeologically excavated in 1888 and between 1910 and 1911 by Flinders Petrie at Hawara

Ancient Roman Portraiture | Encaustic mummy portrait, 2nd to 3rd c. AD, from Ar-Rubayat in the ...

Encaustic mummy portrait, to c. AD, from Ar-Rubayat in the Fayyum, Egypt. A young woman with large eyes; her hair is parted in the middle and worn loosely pulled back.

Resultado de imagen para retratos funerarios del-fayum

Resultado de imagen para retratos funerarios del-fayum

искусство смотреть древнее искусство Джон Бергер коптские мумии портреты faiyum + мумия + портреты фаюм фаюм мумия портреты форма кармана эти выглядят как модернистские картины

art stare Ancient Art John Berger Coptic Mummy portraits faiyum+mummy+portraits fayum fayum mummy portraits the shape of a pocket these look like modernist paintings

The portraits, many from Fayum, are from a period when Romans followed the Greeks as rulers and their influence is shown (for example Roman fashion).

I’ve been reading John Berger’s book, The Shape of a Pocket. In it there’s an essay on the Fayum portraits. During the to century AD in Egypt, painted panel portraits (mor…