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Painting in water based pigment on printed Italian military paper depicting the entombment of Christ. The top register shows Joseph of Arimathaea, Mary and Nicodemus wrapping Christ's body. The lower register shows his body wrapped.
Verso; Depicts Joseph of Arimathaea and Nicodemus taking Christ's body down from the cross.
Framed with a paper mount.
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Height: 45.60 centimetres
Width: 36 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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