Sunday, May 31, 2015

38 works by Orientalist Paintings you should know about

Robert Alott, Pierre Auzole, Jean-François ARRIGONI NERI, Etienne TICKET, Alphonse BIRCK, Marcel Blairat, Primitif  BONO, Cécile Augustine BOUGOURD, Jules COIGNET, Maurice Bouviolle, Frederick Arthur BRIDGMAN, Georges CLAIRIN, Louis Aimable Crapelet, Devilly Louis Theodore, Louis Endres, Jean-Charles Langlois, Ernest Louis LESSIEUX, Georges MAURY, Arthur Merice, Henry PONTOY, Joseph Jacques REYMANN, Henri Emilien Rousseau, Agapit STEVENS

Robert Alott (1850-1910) GERMAN SCHOOL 
ACTIVITIES AROUND THE MOSQUES 
LIVELYNESS NEAR THE Mosques 
Oil on canvas, signed lower right "R.Alott" 
In view: 67 x 40 cm 
He studied at the Academy of Fine -Arts Vienna and made ​​several trips to North Africa and Egypt.

Pierre Auzole (XIX - XX CENTURY) 
LANDSCAPE 

VIEW OF SOUTH ALGERIA 
Oil on canvas, signed "Pierre Auzole" lower right 
38 x 61.5 cm.

José ALSINA (XIX - XX CENTURY)
 THE CHESS PLAYERS 
Oil on canvas 
signed "Alsina" in the lower left and dated 1901 lower left corner 
27 x 35.5 cm 

This art work appeared in the Salon des Artistes. French in 1900 and the Colonial Exhibition in Marseilles in 1906.


THE RETURN TO KSAR 
ON THE WAY BACK TO THE KSAR 
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom left. Titled and countersigned on the back of the canvas. 
65 x 81 cm

Jean-François Arrigoni Neri , born in Paris on 28 March 1937 is a French painter, illustrator , engraver and lithographer.



LADIES 
THE PLAYERS PLAYERS CHECKERS 
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom left. Titled and countersigned on the back of the canvas. 
65 x 81 cm 

He made ​​his graphic arts studies at the Ecole Estienne in Paris where he graduated in 1955. In 1963, the National Directorate of Fine Arts bought one of his paintings. Passionate about Africa, he traveled For many months Algeria, Morocco, Tunisia and Egypt where he made ​​many sketches completed by shots that used to set him on his paintings, the details of a sunny moment..


RIDERS 
RIDERS MOROCCAN MOROCCAN 
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom left. Titled and countersigned on the back of the canvas. 
65 x 81 cm

 A MOUSSEM IN ATLAS ATLAS MOUNTAINS
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom left. Titled and countersigned on the back of the canvas. 
65 X 81 cm

OF THE SOUQ RISSANI 
MARKET AT RISSANI 
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom right. Titled and countersigned on the back of the canvas. 
65 x 81 cm

Jean-François ARRIGONI NERI (1937-2014) 
FANTASIA IN SOUTH MOROCCO 
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom right, countersigned on the back of the canvas and titled on the frame 
65 x 50. cm

Jean-François ARRIGONI NERI (1937-2014) 
Camel 
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom left. Titled and countersigned on the back of the canvas. 
73 x 92 cm

TEA IN THE SHADOW OF A
PALM TREE
Oil on canvas, signed "ARRIGONI NERI" bottom right. Titled and countersigned on the back of the canvas. 
65 x 54 cm

Etienne TICKET (1821-1888) 
WATER BEARER WITH A RED fez 
Oil on panel signed. "E. Ticket" in the lower right 
41.5 x 29.5 cm

 Alphonse BIRCK (1859-1942) 
RIDERS NEAR A MOSQUE 
Watercolor on paper, signed lower right "A. BIRCK" and included "Bedouins of the desert of Libya. Egypt 
"38 x 27 cm

Marcel Blairat (BORN 1849) 
ANIMATED STREET LEADING TO MOSQUES 
LIVELY STREET LEADING TO THE Mosques 
Oil on canvas, signed "M.Blairat" lower left 
31 x 38 cm

Marcel Blairat (BORN 1849) 
WOMEN IN SNAKE 
WOMAN WITH A SNAKE 
Watercolor on paper, signed "M.Blairat" bottom left. On the back label of Château Borély Exhibition. 
A view Marseille. 24 x 12 cm

Primitif  BONO (1880-1955) 
STROLLERS IN ALGIERS CASBAH 
WALKERS IN THE Algier CASBA 
Oil on panel, signed "P.Bono" lower right 
33 x24 cm.

Cécile Augustine BOUGOURD (1857-1941) 
OF THE SOUQ SELLIERS TUNIS TO 
THE MARKET IN TUNIS Saddlers 
Oil on canvas, signed "Cécile Bougourd" at bottom right 
24 x 32.5 cm 
Pont-Audemer Painter and scenery. Norman Cécile Bougourd went with his father for a long trip to North Africa and seduced by Tunisia, she moved to Tunis from 1900 to 1913, where she painted café scenes, souqs and the scene of daily life.
The Museum Alfred Canel Pont-Audemer keeps many works of Cécile Bougourd and her father Augustus.


Jules COIGNET (1798-1860) 
TURKISH 
TURKISH UNDER ARCHES UNDER THE ARCHES 
Oil on canvas, signed "J. Coignet "bottom left. 
21.5 x 16 cm

Maurice Bouviolle (1893-1971) 
THE SHEEP MARKET  AT GHARDAÏA Sheeps
Oil on canvas, signed "M. Bouviolle" bottom right. Cartel with the name of the painter and the city on the frame 
90 x 110 cm 

ÉCOLE AMÉRICAINE 
LIVELINESS NEAR A MAUSOLEUM 
Huile sur toile, 
signée : « F.A. Brigman » en bas à droite.
 63 x 92 cm

The most sought after painter of the American School, he went to Paris in 1866 and spent four years in Gérôme's studio. He first trip to Algeria, then in 1873, he left Egypt where he stayed a long. In 1890 he exhibited in New York and Chicago. His works are held in all major US museums.


Georges CLAIRIN (1843-1919) 
WOMEN "Ouled Nail" 
Great watercolor on paper, signed "G. Clairin 
"At bottom left view. 72 x 50.5 cm 


Louis Aimable Crapelet (1822-1867) 
ACTIVITIES ALONG THE NILE 
Watercolor on paper, signed: "Am Crapelet 1865." 
At the bottom right view.
 8 x 13 cm

THE SKIRMISH 
Oil on canvas, 
signed and dated "T.Devilly 1879" lower left 
51 x 82 cm 

In Paris, he became a student of Paul Delaroche at the School of Fine Arts. He participated in later Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture in 1840. The Painting shows the famous episodes of the conquest of Algeria and excels in the representation of jumpers.

EA. SCHOOL ORIENTALISTE SCHOOL (Nineteenth Century) 
Backgammon GAME 
Oil on canvas, signed illegible lower left EA. 
25.5 x 32.5 cm

ORIENTALISTE SCHOOL (XIX - XX CENTURY) 
THE RIDE 
THE Cavalcade 
unreadable Oil on board signed lower left 
23 x 28 cm

Jean-Charles Langlois (Colonel) 1789-1870 
STROLLERS AND SMOKING IN STREET 
Oil on canvas, 
signed and dated "C.Langlois" lower left 
49 x 33 cm. 
First painter of battles, he asked to go at his own expenseon an expedition to Algiers in 1830. He returned in Algeria in 1832 and painted representative sites of the city and its surroundings.

Ernest Louis LESSIEUX (1848-1925) 
RABAT 
RABAT SEEN THE LIGHT
Watercolor on paper, 
signed and titled lower right "E. Louis Lessieux, Rabat seen from Salér" 
20 x 31.5 cm

 LG (XIX - XX CENTURY) 
PORTRAIT OF A SUBSTANTIAL 
PORTRAIT OF AN ARAB ARAB Nobleman 
Watercolor on paper, signed "LG" in the bottom right 
A view: 36 x 20 cm.


Lieutenant LONG (XIXe SIÈCLE) 
LE PASSAGE DE L’OUED 
CROSSING THE OUED 
Huile sur toile, signée “Lt. Long” en bas à gauche. 
24 x 40 cm

Georges MAURY (BORN 1872) 
FANTASIA MOROCCAN 
Oil on canvas,
 signed "G. Maury "in the lower right 
60 x 120 cm

Arthur Merice (died in 1908) 
THE EGYPTIAN MUSICIAN PLAYINGTHE HARP
Oil on canvas, 
signed "A.MERICE" lower right 
80 x 64 cm.



Henry PONTOY (1888-1968) 
MARKET NEAR THE WALLS 
Gouache on paper, 
signed "Pontoy 1937" lower left 
42 x 57 cm.

Henry PONTOY (1888-1968) 
PORTRAIT OF A WOMAN KABYLE 
Oil on panel, 
signed "Pontoy" lower right 
45 x 35.5 cm.

Joseph Jacques REYMANN (BORN 1848) 
WOMEN 
WOMEN ON SIDI ABDALLAH ALGER STREET SIDI
Oil on panel, signed "Reymann" in the lower right and situated "Rue Sidi Abdallah in Algiers" on the bottom left. Under glass. 
39 x 22.5 cm

Henri Emilien Rousseau (1875-1933) 
HALT 
HALT OF THE RIDERS 
Oil on canvas, signed "Henri Rousseau" bottom right. Dated (19) 21 
55 x 72.5 cm 

Pupil of Jean-Léon Gérôme at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts, he won a 1900 Grand Prix de Rome and a travel scholarship to visit the museums of Europe . In 1901, he traveled to Algeria, Tunisia and Spain and more between 1903 and 1932 period in which he among other big five trips to Morocco.


Agapit STEVENS (1849-1917) 
ORIENTAL 
GIRL IN EAST WITH CORAL NECKLACE
Oil on canvas, 
signed "A.Stevens" bottom left 
75.5 x 56 cm.

H Edouard VERSCHAFFELT (1874-1955) 
BELGIAN SCHOOL 
A FAMILY SCENE IN KABYLIE
Oil on canvas, signed "Verschaffelt" lower left 
54 x 65 cm 


In 1919, he discovered Bou Saada where he resided a time . He returned in 1924 when he married a young woman from the tribe of Ouled Sidi Brahim with whom he has two children and lived a secluded life with his family. The Sahara did not prevent his exhibiying regularly in Algiers 


Philip ZILKHEN (1857-1930) 
KHAMSIN IN CAIRO CAIRO 
Oil on canvas, 
signed "Ph.Zilkhen" at bottom right 
47 x 59 cm.