St. George Cathedral. Our Lady Mary.
20th c Ethiopian Italo-Byzantine Painting
Addis Ababa. Ethiopia.
The icon is based on the Madonna of San Luca from Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome, and image popularized by the Jesuits who brought reproductions of it to Ethiopia in the 1570s. This copy was possibly imported from Italy.
ETHIOPIAN | St. George Cathedral. Our Lady Mary. | 1900-1999 | Ethiopian | Italo-Byzantine
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