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Title

Solomon and the Queen of the South

1972

Artist

Afewerk Mengesha

Ethiopia

1943 –

Alternate image of Solomon and the Queen of the South by Afewerk Mengesha
Alternate image of Solomon and the Queen of the South by Afewerk Mengesha
  • Details

    Place where the work was made
    Ethiopia
    Date
    1972
    Media category
    Painting
    Materials used
    oil on two goat skins
    Dimensions
    a. 120.2 x 84.4 cm skin (irreg.) b. 124.9 x 88.8 cm skin (irreg.) :

    a - painting, 120.2 x 84.4 cm

    b - painting, 124.9 x 88.8 cm

    Signature & date

    Not signed. Not dated.

    Credit
    Gift of Mr H. Jayton, Consul General for Ethiopia 1972
    Location
    Not on display
    Accession number
    83.1972.a-b
    Copyright
    © Unknown artist

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    Artist information
    Afewerk Mengesha

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  • Bibliography

    Referenced in 2 publications