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Jean-Léon Gérôme
French, 1824 - 1904
Pollice Verso (Thumbs Down) (Pollice Verso [Con el pulgar al revés])
oil on canvas
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Collection Phoenix Art Museum, Museum purchase
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North Wing, Second Floor, 17th century Northern European
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