John Frederick Lewis: Life in the Harem, Cairo

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    Watercolor and body color. 1858.

    Orientalist art has always fascinated me, and it was these sort of harem type scenes that I started collecting when I first began searching for internet art.

    mea0609, Sssze, Dalyias0598, and 23 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. sunnybrook100 82 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Orientalist Art, and we'd love to have your photo added to the group.

      This is a beautiful! Please consider joining the Orientalist Art group. We would love to have you!

    2. turnercolour 30 months ago | reply

      i have been looking at john fredrick lewis pictures for some years and being a watercolour painter myself alwys love to find a new picture by him.
      due to his meticulouse technique, he is a wonderful artist to study.Manchester Art Gallery have an original oil painting by him.

    3. freeparking :-| 30 months ago | reply

      I was surprised it was watercolor when I first saw it - at the time I didn't think watercolor art could look so good. Glad you found!

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