Carving, Diptych, Painting - Wood

Description
Carving, Diptych, Painting - Wood
Ethiopia - Unknown

Diptych of Ethiopian Orthodox religious painting. Very original double diptych, 4 painted panels. Hand-painted, carved wood. Old Ethiopian Diptych. From Lalibela, Ethiopia. Very decorative. Open is 20 cm wide.
Ethiopian painting is classified as naif. The depiction of the human body is stereotyped and simplified, with large, almond-shaped eyes. Ethiopian Orthodox Christian Art.

Lot details
Object
Carving, Diptych, Painting
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
Unknown
Country of Origin
Ethiopia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
Dimensions
20×2×20 cm
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