File:Cleopatra and Caesar by Jean-Leon-Gerome.jpg

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Jean-Léon Gérôme: Cleopatra and Caesar  wikidata:Q12899114 
Artist
Jean-Léon Gérôme: Cleopatra and Caesar
Title
Cleopatra and Caesar
Object type painting
Date 1866
Medium oil on canvas

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Notes Cleopatra Before Caesar by Jean-Léon Gérôme, oil on canvas, 1866. Cleopatra confronts Gaius Julius Caesar after emerging from a roll of carpet. The Egyptian Queen had been driven from the palace in Alexandria by her brother/husband Ptolemy XIII. She had to disguise herself to regain entry and treat with Caesar for protection and restoration of her throne.
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