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Among others who borrowed from Ancient Egypt tradition were also Ancient Greeks, the beginners of Western civilization, and Arabs, whose culture is commonly considered as the Middle East culture (O’Connor, 1971). Thus, despite African and Ancient Egypt cultures share the same continent, the two cultures differ.
African culture generally, seems more connected to a nature. For example, African ceremonial clothing (Figure 1) is primary made from natural floral materials and looks like a bush. On black mannequin there is some kind of yelm, made from a dry rush plant, which supposed to cover the whole body of oracle or sacrifice. His human identity isn’t visible in such clothing, because his ceremonial mission is more important. Two other issues of the clothing have also a ceremonial destination: a headwear made from natural floral materials and seashells, and a stick, decorated the same way with a headwear.
Even more natural and joyful African culture seems, when looking at African dolls (Figure 2). They differ strongly, even from each other, despite they often belong to the same African region. Some are made from wood, and focused on sex and religious characteristics of a woman, other ones are made from soft materials and different bright pieces of texture. It should be mentioned, that all dolls have individual face characteristics, despite that faces may look unnatural (big mouth, schematic eyes, etc.). It’s mostly noticeable when comparing African dolls to Egyptian Shabti statues, which also look like dolls (Figure 5). Despite Shabti statues too have individual faces, and those faces look more proportional than ones of African dolls, generally Shabti look less individual. They have the same ceremonial posture (standing front-wise with crossed arms), similar schematic haircuts and clothing. Being a part of a well-known Egyptian funeral cult, Shabti statues symbolize servants of a dead master.
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The Museum operates in line with the British Museum Act 1963, and Museum and Galleries Act 1992. As a non-departmental public body, the UK Department of Culture, Media, and Sports (DCMS) fund the British Museum through the grant-in-aid allocation. Other sources of funding for the British Museum include sponsorship and charges for some specified activities (Williams, 2013; Museum Association, 1996).
The aesthetic experience provided by art pieces underlines the great role of art in human life. The value of an art museum may be realized in terms of the great experience that a human being attains in enjoying art pieces preserved and maintained as the heritage of humanity.
The museum offers a display of over 68000 works and this is another speciality of the museum. Everything is unique and special in this museum, from Indian art to American art the museum offers different kinds of arts for the visitors. In the year 1893 it was known as the Denver Artists club and it was renamed in the year 1916 as Denver art Association.
The title of the work is “The White Fox,” and it was painted by artist Jeanie Mottet. The medium (the type of paint used) was oil. Its support (what it was painted on) is canvas. Its approximate size is 2.66 ft X 2.16 ft. The main element in the art
The sculpture therefore embodies the development and revolutionary nature of the art as the artists strives to maintain originality while using the readily available material in the society. Ceramics have provided artists with an effective medium through which
The artists displayed a number of symbols that are of value to both the American west and the polish cultures. These symbols express the opinions of war and violence and the undesirable effects it has on society and
to be absorbed in one’s thoughts” or “a source of inspiration.” Museum typically collects objects with scientific, historical or artistic value for caring and making them accessible for public viewing. According to Museum Association (MA), museum functions as a point
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