What purpose did the canon of representation serve for the ancient Egyptians, and why was it important?
Hello there. First, you have to understand what is a canon of representation. Gardner (2011) claims a canon is a "system of proportions," which is then applied to the human figure (Gardner, 2009). The ancient Egyptians ...
The concept of a canon of representation is clarified in this solution. References are also provided to further validate the findings.