Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 28 on ... that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years ago are in no one particular....
" ... that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years ago are in no one particular better or worse than what they now make. "
The Ancient Egyptian Culture Revealed - Page 126
by Moustafa Gadalla - 2007 - 319 pages
Limited preview - About this book

Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians: Including Their ..., Volume 2

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Agriculture - 1837
...statuary, or any branches of music, to make any alteration : upon examination, therefore, you will find that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...particular better or worse than what they now make. Clin. What you say is wonderful. Athen. Yes, it is in the true spirit of legislation and policy : other...
Full view - About this book

Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians: Including Their ..., Volume 3

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Agriculture - 1837
...the general form and character of the figures continued the same, which led to the remark of Plato, "that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years ago are in no one particular better or worsethan what they now make." t And that they were still bound by the same regulations, which prohibited...
Full view - About this book

Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians: Including Their ..., Volume 3

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Egypt - 1842
...the general form and character of the figures continued the same, which led to the remark of Plato, " that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...one particular better or worse than what they now make."t And that they were still bound by the same regulations, which prohibited all change in these...
Full view - About this book

The Manners and Customs of the Ancient Egyptians: Including Their ..., Volume 3

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Egypt - 1847
...the general form and character of the figures continued the same, which led to the remark of Plato, " that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...one particular better or worse than what they now make."T And that they were still bound by the same regulations, which prohibited all change in these...
Full view - About this book

The architecture of ancient Egypt: in which the columns are arranged in ...

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Architecture - 1850 - 150 pages
...Ancient Egyptians, vol. iii, p. 87. f Plato says " that the pictures and statues, made ten thousaud years ago, are in no one particular better, or worse, than what they now make." 2nd Book of Laws. Vide Ancient Egyptians, vol. iii, p. 206. The figures on the walls of tombs and temples...
Full view - About this book

History in ruins, letters

George Godwin - 1853
...statuary, or any branches of music, to make any alteration. Upon examination, therefore, you will find that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...particular better or worse than what they now make." Moreover, we learn that common or illiterate people were not allowed to exercise the profession of...
Full view - About this book

A popular account of the ancient Egyptians. Revised and abridged from ...

John Gardner Wilkinson (sir.) - 1854
...the general form and character of the figures continued the same, which led to the remark of Plato, " that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...particular better or worse than what they now make." And taken in this limited sense — that no nearer approach to the beau ideal of the human figure,...
Full view - About this book

A Popular Account of the Ancient Egyptians, Volume 2

Sir John Gardner Wilkinson - Egypt - 1854 - 857 pages
...the general form and character of the figures continued the same, which led to the remark of Plato, "that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...particular better or worse than what they now make." And taken in this limited sense — that no nearer approach to the beau ideal of the human figure,...
Full view - About this book

The Progress of Religious Ideas: Through Successive Ages, Volume 1

Lydia Maria Francis Child - Religions - 1855
...or invent any forms different from what were established. Upon examination, therefore, you will find that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...particular better or worse than what they now make." But after all these deductions, the Egyptian ruins are not only sublime and impressive, but often extremely...
Full view - About this book

The Progress of Religious Ideas: Through Successive Ages. In Three ..., Volume 1

Lydia Maria Francis Child - Religions - 1855
...or invent any forms different from what were established. Upon examination, therefore, you will find that the pictures and statues made ten thousand years...particular better or worse than what they now make." But after all these deductions, the Egyptian ruins are not only sublime and impressive, but often extremely...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search