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An Algerian Lady Hawking
  • Horace Vernet (1789 - 1863)
  • An Algerian Lady Hawking
  • France
  • 1839
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 60.5 x 49.4 cm
    Object size: 86.5 x 76 x 12 cm
  • Signature: 'H. Vernet. 1839'
  • P610
  • West Gallery II
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Vernet visited Algeria in 1839 on his way to the Middle East. An engraving of this painting, titled 'Algérienne à la chasse', was exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1841.