Ethiopian Art: The Walters Art Museum

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Deborah Ellen Horowitz
Third Millennium, 2001 - Art - 144 pages
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The collection of Ethiopian art at The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore is one of the largest and finest outside of Ethiopia, both in terms of depth and range.

This book celebrates the art of the Christian kingdom of Ethiopia in metalwork, processional crosses, painted icons and illuminated manuscripts used in the services of the Church and reveals a vibrant artistic world of color, ritual and spirituality.

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The volume contains fine reproductions from the largest collection of Ethiopian art outside that country, held by the Walters Art Gallery in Baltimore. A text on the life and religious practices in ... Read full review

About the author (2001)

Gary Vikan is the Director of the Walters Art Museum

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