GÉRÔME, Jean-Léon
(b. 1824, Vesoul, d. 1904, Paris)

Pool in a Harem

c. 1876
Oil on canvas, 74 x 62 cm
The Hermitage, St. Petersburg

This painting was acquired by the Russian emperor Alexander III at the 1876 Salon in Paris. Prior to acceding to the throne in 1881, Alexander traveled extensively throughout Europe.

© Web Gallery of Art, created by Emil Krén and Daniel Marx.