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Ancient egypt art history from the earliest times egyptian art was developed in the service of the king ancient egyptian art was first created to show that the king was a god. Ancient egypt was located in the nile valley for much of ancient egypt's history the pharaoh was served by a powerful chief minister called a vizier ancient egyptian art emphasised a rigid style which changed remarkably little over the millennia. The art of the ancient world collection ranks among the premier encyclopedic collections in the world, with over 83,000 works of art from egypt, nubia, the near east, greece, italy, cyprus, and anatolia. Art history web sites lesson plans, activities, and more art history web sites the metropolitan museum of art there is much quality material for art students, educators, and enthusiasts at the the metropolitan museum of art web site. The history of art is immense, the earliest cave paintings pre-date writing by almost 27,000 years if you're interested in art history, the first thing you should do is take a look at this table which briefly outlines the artists, traits, works, and events that make up major art periods and how art evolved to [.