Odalisque in Grisaille

Oil on canvas | 83.2 x 109.2cm | c. 1824-34

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres and Workshop

This painting is an unfinished repetition, reduced in size and much simplified, of the celebrated Grande Odalisque of 1814 (Musée du Louvre, Paris), a work that was central to Ingres’s conception of ideal beauty. Ingres cited it in a list of works he...
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