Objects as History-The Heretic King (Research Paper):

THE HERETIC KING ¬†INTRODUCTION: ¬† Fig.1-Bust of Akhenaten.[1] Akhenaten was the tenth King of the 18th Dynasty of Egypt, He ruled for seventeen years and died maybe in 1336BC or 1334 BC. Originally born as Amenhotep IV, he was the younger son of Amenhotep III and his Chief Queen Tiyee. Akhenaten is remembered for dramatically…

Objects as History – Madonna and Child enthroned with Saints:

Madonna and Child enthroned with Saints by Raphael: This painting was created by Raphael (Raphaello Sanzio) in ca. 1504. For this he used oil and Gold on wood as the medium. The overall dimensions of this painting are 5.57 ft x 5.57 ft. The dimensions of the painted surface are 5.56 ft x 5.48 ft….