Alfred Dehodencq
French Painter. Paris 1822 - Paris 1882. Specializes in Orientalism. French painter born in Paris. Well known for his vivid oil paintings depicting slices of life in the world around him. During his early years , Dehodencq studied in Paris at the Ecole des Beaux Arts under the tutelage of famous French artist Leon Cogniet. Following the French revolution of 1848 he spent five years in Spain where he became acquainted with the works of Spanish painters Diego Vel??zquez and Francisco Goya which had a strong influence on his approach to painting. In 1853 he travelled to Morocco where for the following ten years he produced many of his most famous paintings depicting scenes of the world he encountered. While he considered himself to be a 'Last of the Romantics', his work is generally categorized in the mid 19th century realists artistic movement. Dehodencq was the first foreign artist known to have lived in Morocco for an extended number of years. He returned to Paris in 1863. He died in 1882

 

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Alfred Dehodencq The Arrest of Charlotte Corday after the Murder of Marat oil painting   

Painting ID::  10917
Alfred Dehodencq
The Arrest of Charlotte Corday after the Murder of Marat
1853, Salon of 1868. 4' 6" x 3' 3 1/4" ( 137x100 cm ).

   
   
     

 

 

Alfred Dehodencq Blacks Dancing in Tangiers (san26) oil painting   

Painting ID::  20821
Alfred Dehodencq
Blacks Dancing in Tangiers (san26)
4' 11 3/4"x6' 7 1/2'(152x202cm) Bequest of Leon Lhermitte.

   
   
     

 

 

Alfred Dehodencq Blacks Dancing in Tangiers oil painting   

Painting ID::  11288
Alfred Dehodencq
Blacks Dancing in Tangiers
Salon of 1874 4' 11 3/4'' x 6' 7 1/2''(152 x 202 cm) Bequest of Leon Lhermitte,1926

   
   
     

 

 

Alfred Dehodencq The Farewell of King Boabdil at Granada oil painting   

Painting ID::  11290
Alfred Dehodencq
The Farewell of King Boabdil at Granada
salon of 1869 12' 4 1/2'' x 9'(377 x 275cm)

   
   
     

 

 

Alfred Dehodencq Boabdil-s Farewell oil painting   

Painting ID::  39984
Alfred Dehodencq
Boabdil-s Farewell
mk155 1869 Oil on canvas 377x275cm

   
   
     

 

 

Alfred Dehodencq Black Women Dancing oil painting   

Painting ID::  40008
Alfred Dehodencq
Black Women Dancing
mk155 c.1874 Oil on canvas 152x202cm

   
   
     

 

 

Alfred Dehodencq Horse in a landscape oil painting   

Painting ID::  45818
Alfred Dehodencq
Horse in a landscape
mk178 around 1830 oils on linen 34.3x44.4cm

   
   
     

 

 

Alfred Dehodencq Portrait de l artiste oil painting   

Painting ID::  92901
Alfred Dehodencq
Portrait de l artiste
1848 Medium oil on panel Dimensions 64.5 X 54 cm (25.4 X 21.3 in) cjr

   
   
     

 

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Alfred Dehodencq
French Painter. Paris 1822 - Paris 1882. Specializes in Orientalism. French painter born in Paris. Well known for his vivid oil paintings depicting slices of life in the world around him. During his early years , Dehodencq studied in Paris at the Ecole des Beaux Arts under the tutelage of famous French artist Leon Cogniet. Following the French revolution of 1848 he spent five years in Spain where he became acquainted with the works of Spanish painters Diego Vel??zquez and Francisco Goya which had a strong influence on his approach to painting. In 1853 he travelled to Morocco where for the following ten years he produced many of his most famous paintings depicting scenes of the world he encountered. While he considered himself to be a 'Last of the Romantics', his work is generally categorized in the mid 19th century realists artistic movement. Dehodencq was the first foreign artist known to have lived in Morocco for an extended number of years. He returned to Paris in 1863. He died in 1882