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Title:A century of research on Ethiopian Church painting: a brief overview
Author:Bosc-Tiessť, ClaireISNI
Year:2009
Periodical:Journal of Ethiopian Studies (ISSN 0304-2243)
Volume:42
Issue:1-2
Period:June-December
Pages:1-23
Language:English
Notes:biblio. refs.
Geographic terms:Ethiopia
Northeast Africa
Subjects:religious art
Ethiopian Church
art history
1900-1999
Art, Architecture, Music, Drama
painting
Christian art and symbolism
Ethiopia--History
External link:https://www.jstor.org/stable/41967460
Abstract:The author presents an overview of the history of research on Ethiopian Church paintings found in manuscripts and murals from the end of the 19th century up to the present, including current trends. She looks at the different steps of the historiography of Ethiopian Church paintings, the studies which have been carried out as well as the different areas of research focus in relation to the specific periods and the available documents. App., notes, ref. [ASC Leiden abstract]
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