Egyptian females

Upper Egypt, a Recollection, 1872

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Gift of Mrs. Egil Boeckmannexpand_more  58.32

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Upper Egypt, a Recollection was one of several Fromentin paintings acquired by James J. Hill in the 1880s. Its subject placidly commemorates the artist’s visit to Cairo in 1869 as part of the official French delegation to the opening of the Suez Canal.

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Title
Upper Egypt, a Recollection
Artist Life
1820–1876
Role
Artist
Accession Number
58.32
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Egyptian females