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Above: St. Michael with Moses at the Burning Bush;
Below: St. Michael instructs Moses to touch his staff to the Red Sea
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Above: St. Michael with Moses at the Burning Bush; Below: St. Michael instructs Moses to touch his staff to the Red Sea


Exhibitions Provenance Credit
Exhibitions
  • Angels of Light: Ethiopian Art from the Walters Art Museum. Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham; Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton; Museum of Biblical Art, New York. 2006-2007.
Provenance Gäbrä and Giyorgis Sellase [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Kidanä and Sählä Maryam [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Joseph Knopfelmacher Collection, New York, No. 2 [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sale, Wright Gallery, New York, 1995-1996; Walters Art Museum, 1996, by purchase.
Credit Museum purchase with funds provided by the W. Alton Jones Foundation Acquisition Fund, 1996

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Period
late 17th century (Gondarine)
Medium
ink and pigments on medium weight/quality parchment with yellowed edges
(Manuscripts & Rare Books)
Accession Number
W.835.59R
Measurements
H: 10 x W: 9 1/16 in. (25.4 x 23 cm)
Geography
  • Gondar, Ethiopia (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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