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1st & 2nd quarter of the 18th cenrtury French Empire concave frame with frieze; moulded leaf-tip sight; bead; overlapping acanthus leaves. Original matt and burnished wáter gilding.

Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863)

Christ on the Sea of Galilee, c.1841

oil on canvas 18 x 21 ½ in

The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

Purchase: William Rockhill Nelson Trust through exchange of the gifts of the Friends of Art, Mr and Mrs Gerald Parker, and the Durand-Ruel Galleries; and the bequest of John K Havemeyer, Inv no 89-16

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