Before you begin to research your chosen artwork, you will need to know some basic information about it. This information may include the title or name of the work, its historical time period or style, and its current location. Also, you will need to know what medium has been used to create it, such as sculpture, painting, architecture, etc. For example:
CC BY-SA 1.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=58987
Your potential search terms can be: Akhenaten, Amarna, 18th Dynasty, Ancient Egypt. You might also consider using Sculpture, Ancient Egypt; Sculpture, Amarna, and so on. These are what known as Keywords, or specific, important words that can help you find relevant sources for your project.
|Art, Ancient||Art, Primitive or Art, Prehistoric||Venus of Willendorf (Sculpture)|
|Architecture, Ancient||Architecture, Ancient--Egypt||Pyramids--Egypt|
|Painting, Ancient||Cave Paintings||Lascaux Cave (France)|
|Sculpture, Greek||Greece--Antiquities||Elgin Marbles|
|Art, Minoan or Art, Cretan||Art, Mycenaean||Art, Etruscan|
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