This show gathers 175 rare artifacts from the Met’s vaults, as well as 12 other institutions in the U.S. and Europe, lifting the curtain on predynastic and early-dynastic Egypt (roughly 4000–2650 B.C.). The era heralded the development of forms that came to exemplify ancient Egyptian art.
“The Dawn of Egyptian Art”
|Venue name:||The Metropolitan Museum of Art||Contact:|
1000 Fifth Ave
|Cross street:||at 82nd St|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm; Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.|
|Transport:||Subway: 4, 5, 6 to 86th St|
|Price:||Suggested donation $25, seniors $17, students $12, members and children under 12 free|