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Sydney Herbert (1854 - 1914) - The Babylonian Queen Semiramis
Sydney Herbert (1854 - 1914) - The Babylonian Queen Semiramis - Paintings & Drawings Style Sydney Herbert (1854 - 1914) - The Babylonian Queen Semiramis -
Ref : 91206
8 800 €
Period :
19th century
Artist :
Sydney Herbert (1854 - 1914)
Provenance :
England
Medium :
Oil on canvas
Dimensions :
l. 35.83 inch X H. 48.03 inch
Paintings & Drawings  - Sydney Herbert (1854 - 1914) - The Babylonian Queen Semiramis 19th century - Sydney Herbert (1854 - 1914) - The Babylonian Queen Semiramis
Jean Moust

17th century Flemish and Dutch paintings


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Sydney Herbert (1854 - 1914) - The Babylonian Queen Semiramis

Sydney Herbert
British painter
Worcestershire 1854 – 1914
A queen from Antiquity, most probably Queen Semiramis from Babylon
Oil on canvas : 122,7 X 91,9 cm
Signed bottom left “Sydney Herbert”
Frame : 133,8 X 103,3 cm

Sydney Herbert aimed to delight his audience with this kind of captivating pseudo-historical paintings, just like the 20th century directors of big-budget, American Peplum movies did with their impressive, bombastic sets of “Quo Vadis”, “Ben-Hur” or “Cleopatra".

Jean Moust

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19th Century Oil Painting