Artist’s statement: Jesus, according to the Quran, is believed to be a prophet sent by God. His Palestinian mother, Virgin Mary, is believed to have delivered Jesus in Bethlehem; making him a Palestinian also. In this painting, the Virgin Mary is shown wearing a traditional dress from Bethlehem and Jesus’ disciples are dressed in the traditional Palestinian “qumbaz”.
– The print itself measures 8.5″ by 11.5″; it is printed in Germany on canvas paper by the artist and framed by her in Amman.
– Black frame, plastic, 13.25″ by 16.5″.