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Battle Against the Oromo

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Provenance

2006, Purchased at public auction in England by Abbott and Holder, Museum Street, London; October 2006, sold by Abbott and Holder to Mr. Frederic A. Sharf; July 25, 2007, gift of Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 19, 2007)

Credit Line

Jean S. and Frederic A. Sharf Collection

Battle Between Ethiopian Imperial Troops and the Oromo

African, Ethiopian, 1934

Place of Creation

Ethopia

Dimensions

Image: 190.5 x 78.7 cm (75 x 31 in.) Lender accessory: 87.6 x 210.8 cm (34 1/2 x 83 in.)

Accession Number

2007.722

Medium or Technique

Paint on canvas

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

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