The exorcism of a satan. A cleric reads religious text over a sick man.
Painting. The exorcism of a satan. Simultaneous action is indicated by horizontal panels: In the bottom half a cleric reads a religious texts over a reclining sick man; the top half reveals the consequences of the recitation, as an angel chases the satan away.
Museum Expedition; Collected by Allan Young
Current & Past Exhibitions:
Imagine Africa with the Penn Museum (18 Sep 2011)
[Journal] Olszewski, Deborah I. African Healing Journeys. : Page/Fig./Plate: 6
[Journal] Young, Allan L. "Varieties of Amhara Graphic Art" Vol.: vol. 9, No. 4. : Page/Fig./Plate: 8
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