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Study for the head of a young Arab, by Isidore Pils

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An image of Study for the head of a young Arab. Pils, Isidore Alexandre Augustin (French, 1813/15-1875). Oil on canvas, height 33 cm, width 24 cm, circa 1860-1862. Production Note: This is a study for one of the figures in Pils' painting La reception des chefs arabes par Napoléon III, painted for Napoleon III to commemorate his visit to Algeria with Empress Eugénie.

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Study for the head of a young Arab. Pils, Isidore Alexandre Augustin (French, 1813/15-1875). Oil on canvas, height 33 cm, width 24 cm, circa 1860-1862. Production Note: This is a study for one of the figures in Pils' painting La reception des chefs arabes par Napoléon III, painted for Napoleon III to commemorate his visit to Algeria with Empress Eugénie.

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  • Accession Number: PD.54-1998
  • Photograph copyright © The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge.
  • Aperture: f/11.0
  • Focal length: 120
  • Camera: Hasselblad H3DII-31
  • Photographer name: Andrew Norman
  • Image height: 1025 pixels
  • Image width: 762 pixels
  • Processed with: Adobe Photoshop Lightroom 5.0 (Windows)
  • Filesize: 891.75kB
  • Exposure time: 1/125
  • ISO Speed: 100
  • Fnumber: 11/1
  • Captured: 2014:12:15 10:17:42

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19th Century arabs Fitz_PDP French hats Isidore Alexandre Augustin Pils Isidore Pils male moustache moustachioed oil on canvas painting Pils portraits study young

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