Battle Against the Oromo

Battle Between Ethiopian Imperial Troops and the Oromo

African, Ethiopian
1934
Artist Unidentified


Place of Creation: Ethopia, Africa

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

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

2006, purchased at public auction in England by Abbott and Holder, Museum Street, London; October 2006, sold by Abbott and Holder to Jean and Frederic Sharf; 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