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Napoleon before the Sphinx

1888 Henry Wolf Born: Eckwersheim, Alsace 1852 Died: New York, New York 1916 Copy after Jean Léon Gérôme Born: Vesoul, France 1824 Died: Paris, France 1904 Century Magazine (Publisher) wood engraving on paper image: 5 x 8 1/4 in. (12.7 x 21.1 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Transfer from the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution 1973.130.33 Not currently on view


Keywords

Equestrian

Figure(s) in exterior - desert

Landscape - Egypt

Monument - statue - Sphinx

Portrait male - Napoleon Bonaparte

graphic arts - print

paper

wood engraving

About Henry Wolf

Born: Eckwersheim, Alsace 1852 Died: New York, New York 1916

About Copy after Jean Léon Gérôme

Born: Vesoul, France 1824 Died: Paris, France 1904

About Century Magazine

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