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Odalisque, 1870

 
 
 
 
 
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Artist Renoir, Pierre-Auguste Inspired by Delacroix, who visited Algiers and painted a large number of pictures with Algerian motifs, Renoir produced a few paintings in an “Orientalist” style, although not travelling to Algeria himself until 1881. When exhibited at the Salon of 1870, the work received favourable notice from the critics . The model was Lise Trehot, this being one of the last paintings in which she posed for Renoir.

 

 
Date

1870

 
Institution National Gallery of Art, Washington
   
Medium Oil on canvas
 
Dimensions 69.2 x 122.6 cm
 
 
 
 

 

 

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