Tuesday, 4 December 2012

Unknown Gerôme

Here's a newly emerged painting by that great French artist Jean-Léon Gerôme: Promenade du Harem. The descendants of Madeleine Gerôme, his daughter, kept this publicly unknown painting in the artist’s family for 140 years. It comes up in Artcurial's Orientalism sale in Paris on 11 December, estimated value £650,000 to £975,000. CLICK for a larger graphic. CLICK for Artcurial.


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