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Moonlight, Walls of Tangiers  1914

by Henry Ossawa Tanner

Following his 1910 trip to Morocco, Tanner painted many scenes of Tangiers and exhibited them in Chicago at Thurber Art Galleries in 1911 and in New York at M. Knoedler & Co. in 1913. Although Moonlight: Walls of Tangiers has traditionally been dated 1914, based on William Preston Harrison’s authority, the painting may have been executed earlier, for several of the works e...
25 7/8 x 21 1/4 in. (65.72 x 54.1 cm)
Oil on canvas
Courtesy of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art