Icon (2) - Parchment

Description
Icon (2) - Parchment
Ethiopia - Unknown

Ethiopian Orthodox Christian icons. 2 antique, hand-painted icons on leather parchment.
Size 20 x 10 cm each. From Lalibela, Ethiopia.
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
No. of items
2
Object
Icon
Material
Parchment
Estimated Period
Unknown
Country of Origin
Ethiopia
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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