|Professor Claudia Breger|
The bust is thus exhibited [in her cage on the raised pedestal in the Berlin museum] as the royal object of a modern cult... The newspapers from 1930 were aware of the potential inherent in such figures of royal stardom, and thus the (image of) Nefertiti became the new monarch for the people of the Weimar Republic who had just been 'robbed' of their emperor.
legality of the acquisition when Ludwig Borchardt divided up the spoils of his excavations with Egypt, but we feel that the officials protesteth too much.
|Nefertiti bust in Berlin New Museum 2009|
|Tattoos of Angelina Jodie|
|Kaiser Wilhelm II|
|Ludwig Borchardt with wife Emilie 1929|