The site is currently being translated from French to English. Only a few pages are translated at this point. Any help is welcome!
Index of orientalist painters
Orientalism in painting:
Recent issues :
Aude de TOCQUEVILLE, préface de Yasmina Khadra, Georges Gasté, traquer le soleil dans l'ombre, 1869-1910, Paris, Éditions Arthaud, 2013.
Aude de TOCQUEVILLE, Georges Gasté, un orient d'ombre et de lumière, 1869-1910, cat. expo. (Musée du Montparnasse, 1 mars 2013 - 31 mai 2013), Paris, Éditions du musée du Montparnasse, 2013.
Public exhibition of orientalist paintings before auction :
Saturday 7th, Sunday 8th and Monday 9th December 2013 11:00-18:00 ; Tuesday 10th December 2013 11:00-12:00
PhD RESEARCH IN PROGRESS
French Painters in Morocco, 1912-1939 : Marlène Lespes, Phd student in Art History (Université Toulouse II Le Mirail), is interested in every information, document, picture about these artists for her PhD research.
Holders of orientalist art/documents, as well as families and descendants of orientalist painters are welcome to provide information they would like to share on the subject
Do you have works of any of the following painters (or original information)?
Geneviève Barrier : Malika Demnati, the artist's granddaughter, is searching all informations, pictures about that artist.
Léon Comerre: Béatrice Durand is preparing the catalogue raisonné.
Alexis & Eugène Delahogue : Marie-Josée Petitsigne, librarian, is searching any information or document on their training, studies, art reviews, to write a biography of these two artists
Marguerite Delorme : Astrid Mallick, Art Historian at the Musée Lorrain of Nancy, ris searching any information or document on that artist, to write an article. Please contact her on the blog :
Edouard Doigneau: Marie Laurent is preparing the catalogue raisonné.
Louis-Anselme Longa: Michel Guérin, Director of the Landes' Departmental Commission of Sacred Art (France), is searching all informations, pictures about that artist.
Leonardo de Mango: Erol Makzume is preparing the catalogue raisonné.
Max Moreau : Mr. Lapalus, author of the biographical notice in the Bénézit Dictionnary about Moreau, is searching all informations, pictures about the artist for his work on the catalogue raisonné
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