Opening Tutankhamun's Tomb: The Harry Burton Photographs

Begin Date2008-09-14
End Date2009-05-17
CuratorsDr. Anne R. Bromberg
Last Harvested At2019-01-12
DescriptionThe exhibition at the Dallas Museum of Art marks the first time the Harry Burton photographs will be shown in conjunction with the Tutankhamun exhibition. Harry Burton Photographs will feature thirty-eight prints from Burton, the photographer who accompanied Howard Carter on the Tutankhamun expedition and documented the discovery of King Tut's untouched tomb. The organizing curator is Dr. Anne Bromberg, The Cecil and Ida Green Curator of Ancient and Asian Art at the Dallas Museum of Art.
NotesRelated Special Event: The Boshell Family Lecture Series on Archaeology presents "Pharaoh, Photographer, and Archaeologist: The Discovery of the Tomb of Tutankhamun" Thursday, November 13, 7:00 p.m., Horchow Auditorium - Susan J. Allen, Associate Research Curator in the Department of Egyptian Art, The Metropolitan Museum of Art