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An Oriental Beauty, (painting)

Artist:
Meyer
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Exhibition Catalogs
Date:
1876
Notes:
Appears in exhibition catalog as entry no. 13 (Sale info: $60.00).
An artist's ideal of a magnificent woman. A form full and voluptuous half hidden and half revealed by her oriental costume; a face rich with all the wealth of passional beauty, she might well queen it over the harem. [P. 5; exhibited under heading: "Oil Paintings."]
Catalogue of Oil Paintings and Engravings, to be distributed among the Members of the Chicago Art Union, December 30, 1865. On free exhibition at the Art Gallery, 122 Dearborn Street, where memberships are for sale. Horton and Leonard, Printers, Chicago.
Topic:
Figure female
Ethnic
Control number:
AECI 00800013
Data Source:
Pre-1877 Art Exhibition Catalogue Index

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