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1812

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Concert overture, op. 49 (1880), by Tchaikovsky; written for the Moscow Exhibition, it commemorates Napoleon's retreat from Moscow in 1812 and incorporates La Marseillaise and the Tsarist...

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Moussawir, Choukri

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 166 words.

Lebanese, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in the USA.

Born 1865, in Lebanon; died 1935.

Painter. Figures.

Orientalism.

Choukri Moussawir was...

Müller, William James

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; 19th-Century Art. 1626 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Born 1812, in Bristol; died 8 September 1845, in Bristol.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman. Figures, genre scenes, landscapes.

Wi...

Lear, Edward

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the Middle East and North Africa; 19th-Century Art. 1856 words.

British, 19th century, male.

Born 12 May 1812, in Holloway (London); died 29 January 1888, in San Remo, Italy.

Painter, watercolourist, draughtsman, illustrator, writer....

Burckhardt, Jean-Louis

Iain Browning.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: African Art (Sub-Saharan); 19th-Century Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 247 words.

[John Lewis; Johann Ludwig]

(b Lausanne, Nov 24, 1784; d Cairo, Oct 15, 1817).

Swiss explorer. He was born into a distinguished Basle family and attended the...

Hama

Rupert L. Chapman.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology; Egyptian and Ancient Near Eastern Art; Prehistoric Art; Islamic Art; Art of the Middle East and North Africa. 1061 words.

[Ḥamā, Ḥamāh; bibl. Hamath; anc. Gr. Epiphania]

City on the River Orontes in inland western Syria. The tell has been occupied almost continuously since Neolithic times.

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