Nefertiti ruled Egypt with her husband, Pharaoh Akhenaten, via 1353 to 1336 B.C. She’s best known for her painted sandstone bust, which was rediscovered in 1913 as well as became a global icon of feminine beauty as well as power. Her name means “the beautiful one has come.”
“Rihanna is usually the modern queen Nefertiti: powerful, intelligent, extremely beautiful, innovative, as well as revolutionary,” Anya Ziourova, who styled Rihanna for the shoot, told Refinery 29 earlier This kind of week.
“I wanted something of which hadn’t been done with Rihanna before even though she makes bold, amazing fashion choices,” she continued. “I wanted to find something special, as well as of which was important for the concept to fit within the Middle Eastern market.”
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