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Landscape with Mosque


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description Marilhat participated in a scientific expedition to Greece, Syria, Palestine, and Egypt in 1831. He remained in Cairo for two years, until he was forced by ill health to return to Paris. For the remainder of his career, Marilhat, popularly known as "The Egyptian," continued to produce paintings of Near Eastern subjects. Though they were admired for their exotic quality, his paintings, with their precise delineation of forms, remained essentially neoclassical in style.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
2/11/1938Treatmentstabilized; loss compensation; varnished
10/09/1974Treatmentstabilized; coated
1/28/1981Loan Considerationexamined for loan
4/14/1981Examinationexamined for condition
4/15/1989Examinationexamined for condition
4/25/2012Treatmentcleaned; stabilized;coated; loss compensation
Exhibitions
  • The Romantic Circle. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford. 1952.
  • A Baltimorean in Paris: George A. Lucas, 1860-1909. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1979.
Provenance Montaignac, Paris [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1902, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions [Signature] Lower right: P. MARILHAT
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1902

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Period
19th century
Medium
oil on canvas
(Painting & Drawing)
Accession Number
37.96
Measurements
H: 22 1/16 x W: 18 1/2 in. (56 x 47 cm); Framed H: 32 1/2 x W: 29 in. (82.55 x 73.66 cm)
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Location Within Museum
Not On View

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