Georges Washington

France 1827 - 1911

Painting

Georges Washington
Georges Washington
Male
France
1827
July 6, 2013
Alias of Jasmina Sevic, a researcher and author for Widewalls. She graduated from the Faculty of Political Science (Department for Journalism) in Belgrade in 2013.

Georges Washington was one of France’s most successful nineteenth-century Orientalist painters, recognized for his vibrant and animated scenes of Arab cavaliers and huntsmen set in Algeria, Morocco and Turkey.

Featured image: Georges Washington – The Skirmish (detail), c.1860, photo via theknohlcollection.com