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INTERIOR OF HAREM

Made by: Francisco Paolo Rivas

Currently in storage


About this object

Scene showing three females in a harem. At the left is a female nude who is seated on a small orange rug playing a type of harp. Her shoes are next to her. In the middle is a female wearing a blue skirt who is reclining on her back on a low divan playing a type of guitar. At the right is the third female who is reclining on her stomach with her chin resting on her hands, wearing a gold cap. In the background are Islamic arches and an open courtyard at left, a pink drapery behind the figures with an ornate lamp hanging in front of it, and a large brass pot at lower right containing a tall spray of pale pink flowers.

Category:
paintings
Object name:
INTERIOR OF HAREM
Made from:
Oil on canvas
Made in:
ITALY
Date made:
20th c.
Size:
27.6 x 42.5 cm (10 7/8 x 16 3/4 in.)

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
51.209
Class:
PAINTING
Signature marks:
SIGNATURE lower left corner: ? Rivas (could be A or F)
Credit line:
Gift of General Foods, 1978