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Decorative African School/Ethiopian Royal Portrait

Auction:
2481
Lot:
695
Sold for:
$474$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2481
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 24, 2009 11:00AM

Description:

Decorative African School/Ethiopian Royal Portrait, 20th century, possibly Haile Selassie and his queen, signed lower right, the king shown seated, the queen looking up to God and the heavens with a beseeching motion, inscribed to the right side, oil on linen, framed, 46 by 34 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Formerly rolled and with significant losses throughout.

Keywords

Decorative African School, oil, British knights

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