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The Battle of Gondar (1941)

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Provenance

Spring 2007, purchased at public auction in England by Maggs Brothers, Berkeley Square, London; June 2007, sold by Maggs Brothers 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

The Battle of British against Italian Troops, 1941

African, Ethiopian, about 1945

Place of Creation

Ethiopia

Dimensions

Overall: 101.6 x 152.4 cm (40 x 60 in.)

Accession Number

2007.721

Medium or Technique

Paint on canvas

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Paintings