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120 Great Orientalist Paintings CD-ROM and Book

120 Great Orientalist Paintings CD-ROM and Book

by Carol Belanger Grafton
     
 

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These evocative portraits and landscapes recapture the haunting beauty of the Middle East and North Africa. A rage for Eastern exoticism swept the European art world of the 19th century. These entrancing images are among the results, depicting the harems, marketplaces, and mosques of Egypt, Turkey, Persia, Algeria, Morocco, and other regions. Featured artists

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These evocative portraits and landscapes recapture the haunting beauty of the Middle East and North Africa. A rage for Eastern exoticism swept the European art world of the 19th century. These entrancing images are among the results, depicting the harems, marketplaces, and mosques of Egypt, Turkey, Persia, Algeria, Morocco, and other regions. Featured artists include Eugène Delacroix, Jean-Léon Gérôme, Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, and scores of other masters.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780486990385
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Publication date:
02/18/2010
Series:
Dover Electronic Clip Art Series
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.30(d)

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