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Arabs and Horses near Tangiers
Arabs and Horses near Tangiers
Date:
ca. 1832
Location:
Not on display
Century:
Media:
Graphite Under And Over Watercolor On Cream Affixed To Thick Wove Paper Wove Paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 167 x 265 mm (6 9/16 x 10 7/16 in.)
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Continent:
Europe
Provenance:

Jacques Seligmann & Co, (N.Y. 1951), CPLH purchase (Mildred Anna Williams Fund).

Accession Number:
1951.35
Acquisition Date:
1951-12-07
Credit Line:

Museum purchase, Mildred Anna Williams Collection

Exhibition History:

London, Arts Council of Great Britain, Delacroix, no. 26; CPLH and Oakland, Mills College Art Gallery, 1963, Drawings, Watercolors, and Prints by Eugene Delacroix, no. 10, pl. VII; CPLH, 19th century French drawings from the permanent collection, Sept 8 - Oct 18, 1978; CPLH, Masterworks from the AFGA, Feb 21 - May 3, 1981; CPLH, Master Drawings from the AFGA, 3 Aug - 13 Oct 1985; CPLH, 19th Century French Drawings from the Permanent Collection, 28 Jan - 26 March 1989; CPLH, TREASURES, 11 Nov 1995 - 3 March 1996. Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, NY, "Corot and Delacroix", 1 May - 28 June 1986. Institut du Monde Arabe, Paris, France, "Delacroix in Morocco", Sept 26, 1994 0 15 Jan 1995.

Low brown hills; plants; distant white domed building; 3 Arabs; burnooses; long muskets; Arabian horses; at rest.
a/k/a Halte de Cavaliers Arabes pres de Tangier