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image of Arabs Skirmishing in the Mountains Eugène Delacroix (artist)
French, 1798 - 1863
Arabs Skirmishing in the Mountains, 1863
oil on canvas
overall: 92.5 x 74.5 cm (36 7/16 x 29 5/16 in.) framed: 121.3 x 103.2 cm (47 3/4 x 40 5/8 in.)
Chester Dale Fund
1966.12.1
On View
From the Tour: Romantics and Realists
Object 6 of 7

1865Piron, Achille. Eugène Delacroix, sa vie et ses oeuvres. Paris, 1865:111, as Perception de l'impôt arabe.
1885Robaut, Alfred. L'Oeuvre complet de Eugène Delacroix, peintures, dessins, gravures, lithographies. Paris, 1885: no. 1448, as Perception de l'impôt arabe.
1913Meier-Graefe, Julius. Delacroix, Beiträge zu einer Analyse. Munich, 1913:250
1916Moreau-Nélaton, Etienne. Delacroix raconté par lui-même. 2 vols. Paris, 1916:II:207, fig. 430, as Combat de Marocains.
1922Meier-Graefe, Julius. Delacroix. Munich, 1922:233, repro.
1929Escholier, Raymond. Delacroix, peintre, graveur, écrivain. 3 vols. Paris, 1926-1929:III:259
1930Hourticq, Louis. Delacroix, l'oeuvre du mâitre. Paris, 1930:181, repro.
1935Correspondance générale de Eugène Delacroix. 5 vols. Paris, 1936-1938: IV:372.
1942Rudrauf, Lucien. Eugène Delacroix et le problem du romantisme artistique. Paris, 1942:142
1958David, Richard S. "The Collection of James J. Hill." The Minneapolis Institute of Art Bulletin 47, no. 2 (1958):16, 27, repro.
1963Huyghe, Rene. Delacroix. New York, 1963:416-417, 424, 538, repro. pl. 319.
1963Maltese, Corrado. Delacroix. Milan, 1963:179, no. 100, repro.
1966Prideaux, Tom. The World of Delacroix, 1798-1863. New York, 1966:172, 179, repro.
1968European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 33, repro., as The Arab Tax.
1971Trapp, Frank A. The Attainment of Delacroix. Baltimore, 1971:71
1971Serullaz, Maurice. Delacroix. New York, 1971:32, 39, 43, repro. fig. 51
1972Bartolatto, Luigina R. L'Opera pittorica complete di Delacroix. Milan, 1972:134, no. 805, color repro. pl. LXIV (French edition, Paris, 1975)
1975European Paintings: An Illustrated Summary Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1975: 102, repro.
1979Watson, Ross. The National Gallery of Art, Washington. New York, 1979: 106, pl. 92.
1980Serullaz, Maurice. Delacroix. Milan, 1980:170-171, repro. 199, no. 480
1981Johnson, Lee. The Paintings of Eugène Delacroix. 6 vols. Oxford, 1981:3:21, 211, n. 419, repro. pl. 227.
1982Rosenthal, Donald. Orientalism: The Near East in French Painting, 1800-1880. Exh. cat., Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, 1982: 69, repro.
1984Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 424, no. 606, color repro.
1985European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 124, repro.
1987Arama, Maurice. Le Maroc de Delacroix. Paris, 1987:122, repro., 215, n. 61
1987Eitner, Lorenz. An Outline of Nineteenth Century Painting. 2 vols. New York, 1987:I:195, II:108, repro. fig.186
1992National Gallery of Art, Washington. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 179, repro.
1997Mittler, Gene A., and Rosalind Ragans. Understanding Art. New York, 1997: 212, fig. 14-2.
1997Jobert, Barthélémy. Delacroix. Princeton, 1997: no. 133, repro.
1998Fiero, Gloria K. The Humanistic Tradition: Romanticism, Realism, and the Nineteenth-Century World. Madison, 1998: no. 29.5, repro.
2000Eitner, Lorenz. French Paintings of the Nineteenth Century, Part I: Before Impressionism. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 2000: 228-232, color repro.
2004Hand, John Oliver. National Gallery of Art: Master Paintings from the Collection. Washington and New York, 2004: 359, no. 295, color repro.

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