John Frederick Lewis, R. <br />An Arabian Chief, seated in a Cairo Bazaar <br />signed with initials and dated 'J.L (lower right) and further signed and inscribed 'J. Lewis A. (on the reverse)<br />oil on board <br x 8 in.
Lewis John Frederick - Indoor Gossip, Cairo& oil on canvas. John Frederick Lewis was an Orientalist English painter. He specialized in Oriental and Mediterranean scenes and often worked in exquisitely detailed watercolour.
John Frederick Lewis-'The Hosh (courtyard) of the house of the Coptic Patriarch, Cairo; the Patriarch is dictating to his secretary dispatches to a convent in the desert, to be conveyed by the Arabs in waiting',