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The confession of the Giaour
(Confession du Giaour)
(c. 1825-1840)

Medium
oil on canvas
Measurements
23.8 × 32.2 cm
Inscription
inscribed in brown paint u.l.: Eug Delacroix.
Accession Number
489-2
Department
International Painting
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1910
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Gallery location
19th Century European Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Provenance

Collection of Charles Guasco (1842–1911?), Paris, before 1900; sale, Tableaux modernes, pastels, aquarelles, dessins; composant la collection de M. Charles Guasco, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 11 June 1900, no. 24, as Colombe, Monastère de St Juste; collection of François Thiebault-Sisson (1856–1936), until 1907; Thiebault-Sisson sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 23 November 1907, no. 32; with F and J Tempelaire (dealer), Paris, by 1910; from where purchased, on the advice of Frank Gibson, for the Felton Bequest, 1910.



Colourmen

Colourman
TEMPELAERE
Location
Left reverse of lining canvas
Transcription
TABLEAUX MODERNES/F&J TEMPELAERE/36.Rue Laffitte.36/PARIS
Medium
Ink stencil