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The July Monarchy and Belgium

The July Monarchy and Belgium

Louis Philippe Ier, king of the French (1773-1850). WINTERHALTER Franz Xaver (1805 - 1873) Léopold I. DECAISNE Henri (1799 - 1852) Marriage of Léopold I, king of the Belgians, and Louise of Orleans, on August 9 1832.COURT Joseph-Désiré (1797 - 1865) Louis Philippe I, King of the French (1773-1850). © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - All rights reserved © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

Death of Saint Louis in front of Tunis

Death of Saint Louis in front of Tunis

Death of Saint Louis in front of Tunis © Château de Versailles, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Christophe FouinPublication date: December 2019Historical contextA dynastic Saint who died in a crusade celebrated under the RestorationPresented at the Salon of 1817, the work of Georges Rouget, pupil of JL This is not surprising because Louis IX or Saint -Louis has been celebrated since the 17th century as the patron saint of the Bourbons, Henry IV before his legitimate rights to the throne of France upon being descended from it by Robert de Clermont his 6th son.

The fashion of horse racing

The fashion of horse racing

Close Title: Racing horses in front of the stands Author: DEGAS Edgar (1834 - 1917) Creation date: 1866 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 46 - Width 61 Technique and other indications: Painting also known as & 34; The parade & 34;. Oil on canvas Location de Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

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A "Mozambique", slave in Ile de France

Close Title: Natural from the coast of Mozambique Author: PETIT Nicolas-Martin (1777 - 1804) Creation date: 1807 Represented date: 1807 Dimensions: Height 30 - Width 23.5 Technique and other indications: Engraved by Roger under the direction of JG Milbert. Conservation place: Natural history museum - Le Havre website Contact copyright: © Natural history museum.

The Heliographic Mission of 1851, a picturesque and romantic journey through ancient France

The Heliographic Mission of 1851, a picturesque and romantic journey through ancient France

Home ›Studies› The Heliographic Mission of 1851, a picturesque and romantic journey through ancient FranceMaison carrée, Nîmes.BALDUS Edouard Denis (1813 - 1889) Pont du Gard.BALDUS Edouard Denis (1813 - 1889) Porte de l & 39; Aude and tower of the Bishop of the city of Carcassonne.LE GRAY Gustave (1820 - 1884) Château de Chenonceau.

The Federated Wall

The Federated Wall

The Triumph of Order.PICHIO dit PICQ Ernest (1826 - 1893) La Veuve du fusillé.PICHIO dit PICQ Ernest (1826 - 1893) Close Title: The Triumph of Order Author: PICHIO dit PICQ Ernest (1826 - 1893) Creation date: 1877Date represented: 1871Dimensions: Height 32 - Width 46Technique and other indications: also known as & 34; the Wall of the Federates & 34; lithographyLocation of Conservation: Museum of Art and History of Saint-DenisContact copyright : © Saint-Denis, museum of art and history - Photo I.

Birth of a star

Birth of a star

Marlène Dietrich in & 34; The Blue Angel & 34;. © BPK, Berlin, Dist RMN-Grand Palais - Photographer unknown Publication date: February 2008 Historical background Desire and downfall In 1929, the German producer Erich Pommer, of the UFA, asked Josef von Sternberg, a filmmaker of Austrian origin, to make the first talking film with the great actor Emil Jannings, who returned from Hollywood.

The Nancy Mutiny, August 1790

The Nancy Mutiny, August 1790

CloseTitle: The heroic courage of young Désilles, August 31, 1790, at the Nancy Affair.Author: LE BARBIER Jean-Jacques François (1738 - 1826) Creation date: 1790Date represented: August 31, 1790Dimensions: Height 43.5 - Width 60 Technical and other indications: Sketch for the painting.

The war memorials of the Great War

The war memorials of the Great War

Inauguration of the war memorial in the city of Metz Inauguration of the monument in memory of the British army Inauguration of the war memorial in the city of Metz © Collections La Contemporaine Inauguration of the monument in memory of the British army © La Contemporaine Collections Date of publication: October 2005 Historical background The First World War killed an estimated 10 million people around the world, and survivors have never ceased to commemorate the missing.

The rural world

The rural world

The Earth by Émile Zola.CHERET Jules (1836 - 1932) Fertilizers Joudrain and CieALESI D & 39; Hugo (1849 - 1906) Close Title: La Terre by Émile Zola Author: CHERET Jules (1836 - 1932) Date of creation: 1889 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 247 - Width 88 Technique and other indications: Color lithograph on paper Place of conservation: Museum of advertising websiteContact copyright: © Musée de la Publicité, Paris - All rights reservedImage reference: Inv 12888 © Museum of Advertising, Paris - All rights reservedCloseTitle: Engrais Joudrain et CieAuthor: ALESI D & 39; Hugo (1849 - 1906) Creation date: 1895 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 105 - Width 72.5 Technique and other indications: Color lithograph on paper Place of Conservation: Musée de la Publicité site web Contact copyright: © Musée de la Publicité, Paris - Tous All rights reserved Image reference: Inv 999.

Napoleon in combat

Napoleon in combat

Napoleon pays homage to unhappy courage.DEBRET Jean-Baptiste (1768 - 1848) Napoleon wounded in front of Regensburg.GAUTHEROT Pierre (1769 - 1825) Napoleon pays homage to unhappy courage. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D. Arnaudet / C. JeanNapoléon wounded in front of Regensburg. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Publication date: March 2016 Historical context Trained at the Military School in Brienne then at the Military School in Paris, Napoleon Bonaparte graduated as an artillery second lieutenant in 1785.

Nattier and the intimate portrait of Marie Leszczynska

Nattier and the intimate portrait of Marie Leszczynska

Close Title: Marie Leszczynska, represented in 1748 in town dress Author: NATTIER Jean-Marc (1685 - 1766) Date of creation: 1748 Date represented: 1748 Dimensions: Height 146 - Width 113 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas, full title: Marie Leszczynska, queen of France (1703-1768), represented in 1748 in city dress, wearing a lace marmot and reading the Gospels.

Napoleon III and General Trochu

Napoleon III and General Trochu

Napoleon III and Louis Trochu.FAUSTIN Faustin Betbeder, dit (1847 - 1914) The plan of Trochu.ANONYMOUSCloseTitle: Napoleon III and Louis Trochu.Author: FAUSTIN Faustin Betbeder, dit (1847 - 1914) Creation date: 1871Date represented: Dimensions: Height 55.8 - Width 45.1 Techniques and other indications: Actuality Series by Faustin Place of Conservation: MuCEM website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

The birth of children's editions: the example of Jules Hetzel

The birth of children's editions: the example of Jules Hetzel

Home ›Studies› The birth of children's editions: the example of Jules HetzelCloseTitle: Jules Hetzel.Author: HUGO Charles (1826 - 1871) Date depicted: Dimensions: Height 95 - Width 73Technique and other indications: Salted paper proof. Circa 1852/1853 Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

The dental hygiene offensive

The dental hygiene offensive

Eau de Botot, the only toothpaste approved by the Académie de Médecine de ParisCHERET Jules (1836 - 1932) Doctor Georges Viaud in his dental officeVUILLARD Édouard (1868 - 1940) The boy scout toilet at the Franc port camp ANONYME Water from Botot, only toothpaste approved by the Academy of Medicine of Paris © Public domain, GallicaCloseTitle: Doctor Georges Viaud in his dental officeAuthor: VUILLARD Édouard (1868 - 1940) School: NabisDate of creation: 1914 -Dimensions: Height 107cm - Width 137cmTechnique and other indications : oil on canvasLocation of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay websiteContact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d & 39; Orsay) / Tony QuerrecLink to imageImage reference: 12-579608 / RF1977-396 Doctor Georges Viaud in his dental office © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d & 39; Orsay) / Tony Querrec The boy scout toilet at the Franc port camp © RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Blérancourt) / Gérard Blot Date of publication: April 2020 Background A healthy tooth in a healthy mouth If remedies for dental ailments and the smell of the mouth are an integral part of human history, it was not until the last third of the 19th century that industrial inventions and scientific innovations are revolutionizing the relationship with oral health.

The orchestra of the Opera

The orchestra of the Opera

Close Title: The Opera Orchestra Author: DEGAS Edgar (1834 - 1917) Date of creation: 1868 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 56.5 - Width 46.2 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Museum d & 39; Orsay websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

The new face of maternal love

The new face of maternal love

Madame Vigée Le Brun and her daughter, Jeanne-Lucie, known as Julie (1780-1819) VIGÉE LE BRUN Élisabeth Louise (1755 - 1842) Madame Vigée Le Brun and her daughter, Jeanne-Lucie-Louise, known as Julie (1780-1819) VIGÉE LE BRUN Élisabeth Louise (1755 - 1842) Marie-Antoinette de Lorraine-Habsbourg, queen of France, and her children VIGÉE LE BRUN Élisabeth Louise (1755 - 1842) Close Title: Madame Vigée Le Brun and her daughter, Jeanne-Lucie, known as Julie (1780-1819) Author: VIGÉE LE BRUN Élisabeth Louise (1755 - 1842) Date of creation: 1786 Date represented: 1786 Dimensions: Height 105 cm - Width 84 cm Technique and other indications: oil on wood Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) site webContact copyright: © RMN - Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / Franck Raux Image reference: 12-548336 / INV.

Louise Michel's funeral

Louise Michel's funeral

Close Title: Louise Michel's funeral Author: PETERS-DESTERACT Albert (-) Creation date: 1905 Date represented: January 22, 1905 Dimensions: Height 51.4 - Width 62 Technique and other indications: etching on paper Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39 ; Art and History of Saint-DenisContact copyright: © Saint-Denis, museum of art and history - Photo I.

The Peace of Amiens (March 25-27, 1802)

The Peace of Amiens (March 25-27, 1802)

La Paix d'AmiensZIEGLER Jules-Claude (1804 - 1856) Homage to Bonaparte the Peacekeeper.LECOINTE Project of a fireworks display organized in Marseille to celebrate the signing of peace in AmiensCloseTitle: La Paix d'AmiensAuthor: ZIEGLER Jules-Claude (1804 - 1856) Date of creation: 1853 Date represented: March 27, 1802 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée de Picardie website Contact copyright: © Amiens métropole, Musée de Picardie - All rights reserved Reference by Image: ND © Amiens Métropole, Musée de Picardie - All rights reservedCloseTitle: Homage to Bonaparte the Peacekeeper.

A pamphlet against the aristocracy

A pamphlet against the aristocracy

The rascals fear streetlamps. Strennas in truth or Almanac des Aristocrates.CloseTitle: Rascals fear streetlights.Author: Creation date: 1789Date represented: 1789Dimensions: Height 14.1 - Width 9.9Technics and other indications: Etching Engraving published in: Les Etrennes à la rire or Almanach des Aristocrates.