The Tryst (Exterior)
– Although only a few of Jean-Leon Gerome’s orientalist paintings were created from direct observation, he presented a view of the Orient that managed to capture the imagination of a western audience.
– The Orientalist painting suggests that there’s forbidden love in any culture and like any culture, the lovers find many ways to defy the restrictions. Surely, many young men and women will identify with the couple depicted in the painting.
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