Georges Washington - The Skirmish (detail), c.1860, photo via theknohlcollection

Georges Washington

July 6, 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