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Title

Solomon and the Queen of the South

1933
1941


Artist

Solomon Balatchaw Damar

Ethiopia

1886 -


Details


Other Title

Solomon and the Queen of Sheba


Place where the work was made

Ethiopia


Dates

1933
1941


Media category

Painting


Materials used

oil on shama (cotton cloth) on board


Dimensions

88.4 x 176.7 cm sight; 95.0 x 183.5 cm frame


Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.


Credit

Gift of Mr George Sandwith FRGS 1955


Location

Not on display


Accession number

9159


Artist information

Solomon Balatchaw Damar

Works in the collection

3


Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Ken Brock (Editor), The Newcastle sun, Newcastle, 21 Nov 1963, (illus.).

Editor Unknown (Editor), Newcastle morning herald & miners' advocate, Newcastle, 21 Nov 1963.