Jean-Leon Gerome

Moorish bath (Lady of Cairo bathing)



Jean-Leon Gerome - Moorish bath (Lady of Cairo bathing)

Literature

Ackerman 197


Exhibitions

1997 Orientalism. Delacroix to Klee, Nr. 41

Provenance

1870, gift of the artist to H.J. Turner
4 April 1903, sold by Turner at Christie's, London, nr. 138, and bought by Arthur Tooth and Sons, London, Paris, and New York
1903, sold by Tooth and Sons to J.D. Milburn, Esquire
Eben D. Jordan, Boston, MA
by 1924, by descent to Robert Jordan, Boston, MA
1924, gift of Robert Jordan to the MFA, accession date 17 April 1924

External links

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Accession number 24.217

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Jean-Leon Gerome The almeh (with pipe)
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1873

Jean-Léon Gérôme The Snake Charmer
The Snake Charmer
c. 1879

Jean-Léon Gérôme The Death of Caesar
The Death of Caesar
1867

Jean-Leon Gerome
Moorish bath (Lady of Cairo bathing)
1870
50.8 x 40.8 cm
Oil on canvas
Signed upper right, on top of bench: J.L. GEROME
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Gift of Robert Jordan from the Collection of Eben D. Jordan