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Painting in water based pigment on printed Italian military paper illustrating the New Testament story John chapter 13. Christ is shown washing and drying the feet of his disciples.
Verso; Illustration of New Testament, John chapter12. Christ seated on an ass enters Jerusalem. Male figures walk behind carrying palm leaves. Framed with blue/green paper mount.
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Height: 31.70 centimetres
Width: 23.70 centimetres
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- Previously part of a book of images used as models for mural paintings. These were made by an Ethiopian priest who was producing paintings and murals in the 1940s.
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- "Acquired from a mural painter 1/2 Day's drive from Addis Ababa" from label found with paintings.
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
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