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Exceptional Oil Painting "Les Touaregs" by Léon Carré, France, Art Deco, 1921


"Tuaregs in the desert", by Léon Carré (1878-1942). Oil painting on canvas signed and dated "1921" at the bottom right (the date is hidden under the frame). A famous poster was printed based on this painting (see picture) for the Compagnie Générale Transatlantique. Léon Carré is a French painter who lived in North Africa and is one of the most famous and sought after Orientalist painter and illustrator of the 1910s and 1920s. Dimensions (without frame): H 91 cm, L 72 cm. Framed in a beautiful silvered frame.


  • Creator
    Léon Carré 1 (Painter)
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  • Dimensions

    H 35.83 in. x W 28.35 in. x D 1.19 in.

    H 91 cm x W 72 cm x D 3 cm

  • Seller location
    Paris, FR
  • Seller reference number
    Ref 200
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