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Painting in water based pigment on Italian military paper depicting Emperor Fasilides riding a horse with Ethiopian toe stirrup and tack. He wears a crown and carries a spear with a banner attached.
Verso; Unnamed Ethiopian equestrian saint shown spearing a prostrate man. To the top right is a sketched outline of an angel.
Framed with a paper mount
- Production date
Height: 46.50 centimetres
Width: 31.50 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
- Acquisition date
- 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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