MOA: University of British Columbia


Large rectangular painting framed in wood. The painted image is divided into four rows of eleven Christian-themed scenes. The small rectangular panels are separated by red with yellow borders, with circular wheel-like decorations at each corner. The entire story is bordered by blue with yellow, with circular wheel-like decorations in the corners. At the top of each panel is writing in black on a white background, with exception to the bottom row, which has writing across the bottom of the panels as well. (D-ring mounting hardware attached along top of wooden frame, on back.)

  • Narrative

    Painting was purchased at a Salvation Army in North Vancouver.

  • Type of Item painting
  • Culture Ethiopian
  • Material wood
  • Measurements height 65.2 cm, width 129.3 cm, depth 4.6 cm (overall)

  • Previous Owner Anthony Shelton
  • Received from Anthony Shelton

  • Made in Ethiopia
  • Collected in North Vancouver

  • Collection Date during 2019
  • Ownership Date before November 7, 2019
  • Acquisition Date on November 7, 2019

  • Item Classes paintings
  • Condition good
  • Accession Number 3398/0001