Book of the Dead and Elysian Fields

(Field of Reeds - actual)

By A. Gaddis & G. Seif

 

Published in Egypt sometime between the First and Second World Wars this book was titled 'Book of the Dead and Elysian Fields'. Some references date the publication from as early as 1925 but the book itself is not dated.

The plates are based on black and white photographs of scenes from many of the tombs in the Thebes area. These photographs were hand coloured from memory for reproduction.

 

Temple of Nekht

 

 

Temple of Nekht

 

 

Temple of Ramose

 

 

Tomb of Horemheb

 

 

Tomb of Prince Amenkhepeshef

 

 

Tomb of Queen Nefertari

 

 

Tomb of Queen Nefertari

 

 

Tomb of Queen Nefertari

 

 

Tomb of Queen Nefertari

 

 

Tomb of Queen Nefertari

 

 

Tomb of Rameses I

 

 

Tomb of Rameses VI

 

 

Tomb of Sen-Nezem

 

 

Tomb of Sennefer

 

 

Tomb of Sennefer

 

 

Tomb of Seti I

 

 

Tomb of Seti I

 

 

Tomb of Siptah

 

 

Tomb of Thothmes III