Description - Orientalism by Roger Benjamin
This, was the first exhibition on the theme of Orientalism to be held in Australia and New Zealand. It looks at colours, shadows, contrasts, mysteries and unfamiliar faces and of the artists' views of the European encounter with the Islamic worlds of North Africa and the Middle East. Artists included are Delacroix, Gerome, Klee, Matisse, Ingres, Poynter, Alma-Tadama, and many more.
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(300mm x 240mm x mm)
Art Gallery of New South Wales
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Author Biography - Roger Benjamin
Roger Benjamin is Senior Lecturer in the Department of Fine Arts at the University of Melbourne. He has been researching and teaching the history of French Orientalism since 1990.