The Nefertiti Bust: The Birth of an IconMaking History

18 min
Available from 22/04/2021 to 29/06/2021
In 1912 a German archaeologist discovered the bust of Nefertiti, wife of the Egyptian pharaoh Akhenaten, when he uncovered the workshop of an ancient artist at Amarna. The discovery of this beautiful sculpture caused a sensation at the time and chimed with contemporary ideals of feminine beauty

  • Director :
    • Jean-Dominique Ferrucci
  • Country :
    • France
  • Year :
    • 2020