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Jean-Léon Gérôme
FRENCH
THE WALLS OF JERUSALEM
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
32
Jean-Léon Gérôme
FRENCH
THE WALLS OF JERUSALEM
Estimate
25,00035,000
LOT SOLD. 31,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Jean-Léon Gérôme
1824 - 1904
FRENCH
THE WALLS OF JERUSALEM
titled Murs de Jerusalem lower left
oil on canvas
23.5 by 31cm., 9¼ by 12in.
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To be included in Dr Emily M. Weeks's revision of the artist's catalogue raisonné by Gerald Ackerman.

Provenance

Estate of the artist
Mme Renault (daughter of the artist, by descent from the above); thence by descent until the 1960s
Private collection, Paris 
Sale: Artcurial, Paris, 13 November 2013, lot 129
Purchased at the above sale by the present owner 

Catalogue Note

Painted circa 1861.

Gérôme later had recourse to this study as the backdrop for his painting L'Entrée du Christ à Jerusalem, 1887 (Musée Georges-Garret, Vesoul).

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