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Painting in water based pigment on printed Italian military paper depicting Emperor Yohannis of Ethiopia riding a horse with ethiopian toe stirrup. Two figures accompany him, one to the left with his shield and flywhisk indicative of the Emperor's status and the other to the right carrying a gun.
Verso; A military procession with soldiers playing trumpets and five men on horseback playing large drums.
Framed with paper mount.
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Height: 45.20 centimetres
Width: 32.10 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- 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.
- Not on display
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- Acquisition notes
- "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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