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An English garden: the Malmaison estate

An English garden: the Malmaison estate

CloseTitle: Le Temple de l & 39; AmourAuthor: GARNERAY Louis (1783 - 1857) Dimensions: Height 16.3 cm - Width 24.3 cmTechnique and other indications: WatercolorLocation of Conservation: National Museum of the Château de Malmaison websiteContact copyright: RMN- Grand Palais (museum of the castles of Malmaison and Bois-Préau) / Daniel Arnaudet / Jean Schormans Image reference: 82-000512 / M.

Isadora Duncan between Hellenism and modernity

Isadora Duncan between Hellenism and modernity

Isadora Duncan.DAVIDSON Jo (1883 - 1951) Isadora Duncan.WALDRAFF Franz (1878) Isadora Duncan with Walter Rummel.BOURDELLE Antoine (1861 - 1921) © ADAGP, Photo RMN-Grand Palais - T. OllivierClose Title: Isadora Duncan.Author: WALDRAFF Franz (1878 -) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 29.4 - Width 22.8 Technique and other indications: Pencil, watercolor wash.

Intervention of the United States in the First World War

Intervention of the United States in the First World War

American Field Service ambulance, Ford car, 1917.The # 1 section of the American Field Service at Cappy-sur-Somme.WHITE VictorAmerican Field Service poster: You drive a car here - why not a transport in France? BLYLEVEN ESSELEN H. An American Field Service ambulance, Ford car, 1917.

Impressionism by Jean Renoir

Impressionism by Jean Renoir

Close Title: Shooting of the film by Jean Renoir & 34; Une partie de campagne & 34; Author: LOTAR Eli (1905 - 1969) Creation date: 1936 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Negative gelatin glass - silver bromide Conservation place: National Museum of Modern Art - Center Pompidou website Contact copyright: © Anne-Marie and Jean-Pierre Marchand © Photo CNAC / MNAM Dist.

Jaurès and pacifism

Jaurès and pacifism

Close Title: Pacifist demonstration at Pré-Saint-Gervais in 1913 Author: PRUNIER Gaston (1863 - 1927) Creation date: 1913 Date represented: May 25, 1913 Dimensions: Height 79.5 - Width 63.5 Technique and other indications: oil on mounted cardboard Location of Conservation: Jean-Jaurès de Castres Museum websiteContact copyright: © Jean Jaurès MuseumPacifist demonstration in Pré-Saint-Gervais in 1913.

Jean Daligault, a detained artist

Jean Daligault, a detained artist

Detained at Hinzert.DALIGAULT Jean (1899 - 1945) The flight from the baton.DALIGAULT Jean (1899 - 1945) Close Title: Detained at Hinzert.Author: DALIGAULT Jean (1899 - 1945) Creation date: 1942Date represented: 1942Dimensions: Height 8 , 5 - Width 5.6 Techniques and other indications: Newsprint, oil painting Place of Conservation: Museum of the Resistance and Deportation website Contact copyright: © Collection Center Pompidou, Dist.

Freedom

Freedom

The Triumph of Liberty.COLINART France shows Liberty to distant nations which copy the Table of Human Rights.VALENTIN François (1738 - 1805) Liberty.NANINE Jeanne-Louise Vallain, known as (1767 - 1815) CloseTitle : Le Triomphe de la Liberté.Author: COLINART (-) Date of creation: 1790Date represented: Dimensions: Height 89 - Width 123Technique and other indications: Also called Le Triomphe de la Nation française.

The golden legend of Napoleon

The golden legend of Napoleon

Napoleon, allegory.MAUZAISSE Jean-Baptiste (1784 - 1844) Napoleon and the Champenoise.DULONG Jean-Louis (1800 - 1868) Close Title: Napoleon, allegory.Author: MAUZAISSE Jean-Baptiste (1784 - 1844) Creation date: 1833Date represented : Dimensions: Height 131 - Width 160 Technique and other indications: also says & 34; Napoleon crowned by time writes the Civil Code & 34 ;.

Louis Napoléon, President of the Republic and future emperor

Louis Napoléon, President of the Republic and future emperor

CloseTitle: Prince Louis Napoleon, President of the RepublicAuthor: GIRAUD Charles (1819 - 1892) Creation date: 1850Date shown: June 09, 1850Dimensions: Height 40.5 - Width 56Technique and other indications: oil painting on canvasFull title : Prince Louis Napoleon, President of the Republic decorating with the Legion of Honor Jean-Baptiste Pruvost, carter, June 9, 1850, in Saint-Quentin.

The leagues of the 1930s

The leagues of the 1930s

Parade of members of & 34; French solidarity & 34; at the funeral of Lucien Gariel.ANONYMELes francistes.ANONYMEJacques Doriot in La Rochelle.ANONYMEFire Cross League parade of Colonel de La Rocque.ANONYMECloseTitle: Parade of members of & 34; French solidarity & 34; at the funeral of Lucien Gariel.

The Jesuits among the Freemasons

The Jesuits among the Freemasons

Close Title: The Jesuits driven out of Bonneville Masonry Date of creation: 1788 Technique and other indications: engraving from Nicolas de Bonneville, The Jesuits driven out of masonry and their dagger broken by the masons, London, 1788 Place of Conservation: Archives, Library and Musée du Grand Orient de France website Contact copyright: © Musée-Archives-Bibliothèque- Grande Loge de France Jesuits driven out of Bonneville masonry © Musée-Archives-Bibliothèque- Grande Loge de France Date of publication: September 2016 Professor of modern history at l & 39; 39; University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis.

Kupka and The Butter Plate: Peace

Kupka and The Butter Plate: Peace

We sometimes pacify ... KUPKA Frantisek (1871 - 1957) ... Not always KUPKA Frantisek (1871 - 1957) Close Title: We sometimes pacify ... Author: KUPKA Frantisek (1871 - 1957) Creation date: 1904 Represented date: August 20 1904 Dimensions: Height 60 cm - Width 44.5 cm Technique and other indications: Paris, Musée d & 39; Orsay, kept in the Louvre.

Innovation in weaponry by soldiers

Innovation in weaponry by soldiers

Soldiers throwing grenades from a trench in the Woëvre ANONYMOUS Two soldiers in a trench in the Meuse, around the Bois d & 39; Ailly, circa April 1915.PELISSARD Louis Paul (1878 - 1934) Loading a crapouillot.TERRIER Henri ( 1887 - 1918) Prototype of Lebel rifle for trenches.Close Title: Soldiers throwing grenades from a trench in Woëvre.

Loïe Fuller, the embodiment of Symbolism on the stage

Loïe Fuller, the embodiment of Symbolism on the stage

Folies Bergères. Every evening, Loïe Fuller.PAL Jean de (1860 - 1942) Loïe Fuller in the Dance of the Lily.ELLIS Harry C. (1857) Loïe Fuller dancing with her veil.TABER Isaiah West (1830 - 1912) Loïe Fuller and her pupils in front of the sphinx in Cairo, ELLIS Harry C. (1857) Folies Bergères. Every evening the Loïe Fuller.

The Olympic games in Paris, 1924

The Olympic games in Paris, 1924

Paris - 1924, Olympic Games. © Collections La Contemporaine Publication date: March 2016 Historical context Paris, Olympic city At a time when the triumph of nation-states asserted itself in Europe, Baron Pierre de Coubertin revived the Hellenic tradition of ancient games and the spirit Olympic. The events take place at the Colombes stadium and at the Tourelles swimming pool, inaugurated shortly before in the 20th arrondissement of Paris.

Canuts interiors

Canuts interiors

Interior of a canut workshop in the Montée des Epies. ALEXIS The Lyon crisis. Interior of a silk weaver. (in Le Monde Illustré, March 3, 1877) FERAT M.Fermer Title: Interior of a canut workshop of the Ascent of the Epies Author: ALEXIS (-) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 44 - Width 34 Technique and other indications: oil on Cardboard Place of Conservation: Musée Gadagne website Contact copyright: © Musée Gadagne - Lyon Image reference: (9) 97.

Jules Védrines aboard his Morane

Jules Védrines aboard his Morane

CloseTitle: Jules Védrines aboard his Morane.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1915Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technique and other indications: photography Place of Conservation: Air and Space Museum - Le Bourget website Contact copyright: © Musée de l & 39; Air et de l & 39; Espace, Paris - Le Bourget - Agence Monde and Cameras website Image reference: MC 13795 Jules Védrines aboard his Morane.

Léon Blum and the Popular Front in the face of anti-Semitic attacks

Léon Blum and the Popular Front in the face of anti-Semitic attacks

"A Jew is worth a Breton" © Collections La Contemporaine Publication date: June 2007 Historical context The Popular Front: a contested government April 1936: to the chagrin of the far-right leagues, the Popular Front wins the elections, and France gives itself a government of the left (socialists of the S.

The Wandering Jew

The Wandering Jew

The true portrait of the wandering Jew / as we saw him pass in Avignon, April 22, 1784 ANONYMAL The true portrait of the wandering Jew / as he was seen passing in Avignon, April 22, 1784 ANONYMEL The Jew -Errant.GEORGIN François (1801 - 1863) Close Title: The true portrait of the wandering Jew / as we saw him pass in Avignon, April 22, 1784.

Louis XIV and the Fronde

Louis XIV and the Fronde

Close Title: Louis XIV crushing the Fronde Author: GUÉRIN Gilles (1611 - 1678) Creation date: 1653 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 53.5 cm - Width 33 cm Technique and other indications: terracotta Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © RMN - Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / René-Gabriel Ojéda Image reference: 07-503361 / R.