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Painting in water based pigment on printed Italian military paper depicting Mary and the infant Christ with a female figure in an interior setting.
Verso; Depiction of the life of Mary. Mary is shown wearing a blue mantle, to the left is Salome, to the right Joseph shown full face with beard and two male figures shown in profile. The figure of the infant Christ is shown falling from mary's hands.
Framed with a paper mount.
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Height: 44.50 centimetres
Width: 30.60 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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