Kevin Holden Platt

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Fifteen minutes . . . and counting

Jan 30, 2014

Fifteen minutes . . . and counting

Across the ages, individuals standing at the peak of each society’s pyramid of power and fame have depended on artists to ensure their immortality: Khafre, pharaoh of Upper and Lower Egypt, conscripted an army of artisans to carve his likeness into the Great Sphinx ...