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  • He now began to fulfil the promise of his "Cimabue," and by such pictures as "Paolo e Francesca," "The Star of Bethlehem," "Jezebel and Ahab taking Possession of Naboth's Vineyard," "Michael Angelo musing over his Dying Servant," "A Girl feeding Peacocks," and "The Odalisque," all exhibited in 1861-1863, rose rapidly to the head of his profession.
  • His first works, an "Odalisque," suggested by Victor Hugo, and a "Lelia," illustrating George Sand, were literary subjects; but these he soon abandoned for the study of real life.
 
 

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