European & British Art, Part I

European & British Art, Part I

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Jean-Léon Gérôme

Tiger on the Watch

Auction Closed

July 13, 12:35 PM GMT


80,000 - 120,000 GBP

Lot Details


Jean-Léon Gérôme


1824 - 1904

Tiger on the Watch

inscribed and signed by Morot Esquisse de J.L Gérôme/ A. Morot lower left

oil on canvas

Unframed: 36.4 by 55.5cm., 14¼ by 21¾in.

Framed: 54.5 by 74.5cm., 21½ by 29¼in.

We are grateful to Dr Emily M. Weeks for her assistance in cataloguing this work which will be included in her revision of the artist's catalogue raisonné by Gerald M. Ackerman.

The estate of the artist
Jean-Léon Gérôme’s doctor (a gift from the artist’s widow); thence by descent
Private collection, Paris (acquired from the above in 2017)