Mosque in Algiers by Renoir

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Mark Cartwright
published on 10 May 2022

An 1882 oil on canvas, Mosque in Algiers, by Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1841-1919) the French impressionist painter. Made while the artist was recuperating from ill health, this was his second visit to Algiers. The mosque is the Sidi Abd-er-Rahman mosque which was built in 1696. (Private Collection)

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