9 July 2009
Jean-Léon Gérôme (French, 1824-1904)
Return to the palace
signed 'J L. GEROME' (lower left)
oil on canvas
25 x 18¾ in. (63.5 x 47.6 cm.)
Painted in 1892.
with Boussod Valadon, Paris.
with Knoedler's, New York.
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G.M. Ackerman, The life and work of Jean-Léon Gérôme, Paris, 1986, p. 272, no. 410 (illustrated).
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