Statue group of three figures
- Art Funded
- 19.5 x 135.5 x 9 cm
- Charles Ede
A hieroglyphic inscription at the woman's feet identifies her as the mother of the man on the left. The man on the right is his father, a priest wearing a knee-length kilt and round wig. The sculpture would have probably been part of the son's tomb and acted as a channel for food offerings and prayer.
Sotheby's, 1960; Drouot, Paris, 1996; private French collection; Charles Ede Ltd.