Antique Pictures » Oil on Canvas after Marc Gabriel Gleyre

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This represents a vision that Gleyre experienced on evening of 1st March 1835 while on the banks of the Nile. The ageing poet watches with air of melancholia as launch sailes away with his youthful dreams and illusions , represented by maidens singing, playing music and reading poetry accompanied by Cupid scattering petals on the water
Dimensions: 76.5cm (30.1 in) High x 117cm (46.1in) Wide
Price: SOLD
Item Code:OTTO 001