Theban Art Research Paper

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There exist distinct differences between the pre-unification Theban and the block statue style that that was initiated in the Twelfth Dynasty. The face and the ears of the Theban style are large and quite conspicuous while the head was proportional to the body size, which looks like there was an exaggeration of artwork. On the other hand, the block statue had small ears in addition to a tiny head compared to the rest of the body. The block statue also had narrow shoulders with arms that were quite thin and no muscles; however, the Theban one had narrow shoulders with some muscles. Additionally, the block statue had thin legs while the Theban one was a bit large and proportional to the body. Additionally, the eyes of the Theban style are outlined
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