• 19th Century European Art Incl auction at Christies

    Sale 6836

    19th Century European Art Including Orientalist Art

    27 September 2012, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 169

    Alexis Auguste Delahogue (French, 1867-1950)

    A caravan approaching a stream in Biskra

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    Alexis Auguste Delahogue (French, 1867-1950)
    A caravan approaching a stream in Biskra
    signed and inscribed 'A. Delahogue Biskra.' (lower right)
    oil on canvas
    26 x 36½ in. (66 x 92.7 cm.)


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    Alexis Delahogue travelled with his twin brother Eugène from Algiers to El Kantara and Biskra. They exhibited together and were both members of the Socitié des Peintres Orientalistes and the Société des Artistes Algériens et Orientalistes. Alexis exhibited regularly at the Salon des Artistes Français, of which he was a member. He was a prolific painter of vibrant scenes of Algerian life.

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