Being dramatic with Hungarian Orientalist painter Gyula Tornai (1861-1928). Maybe it looked like that. Maybe it didn’t. Tornai exhibited to great acclaim at the 1900 Paris Exposition Universelle.

.The New Necklace. Undated, by 1928. Hungarian. Oil on canvas. Gyula Tornai, artist (1861-1928). Signed TORNAI, GY on the lower left. Image
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The holy cleansing of the Samurai. Undated, by 1928, exhibited at the Berlin, Kunstsalon Keller & Reiner, in Berlin in 1907. Hungarian. Oil on canvas. Gyula Tornai, artist (1861-1928). Signed Tornai GY on the lower right. Image
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he favorite. Undated, by 1928. Hungarian. Oil on canvas. Gyula Tornai, artist (1861-1928). Artwork in the public domain due to age via https://artvee.com/dl/the-favourite-5/