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Joachim and Caroline Murat, King and Queen of Naples

Joachim and Caroline Murat, King and Queen of Naples

Caroline Murat and her children.GERARD, Baron François (1770 - 1837) Joachim Murat, king of Naples.GROS Antoine-Jean (1771 - 1835) Caroline Murat and her children. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D. ArnaudetCloseTitle: Joachim Murat , King of Naples Author: GROS Antoine-Jean (1771 - 1835) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 343 - Width 280 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.

The institution of ten-year prices

The institution of ten-year prices

Establishment of ten-year prizes. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Institut de France) - Gérard Blot Publication date: September 2009 Historical background A competition aborted On September 11, 1804, Napoleon decreed the institution of prizes intended to reward "the men who participated the most in the brilliance of science, letters and the arts ”, prizes which will be awarded“ from ten years to ten years, on the anniversary of 18 Brumaire ”.

Jacques Cathelineau, Vendée general

Jacques Cathelineau, Vendée general

Jacques Cathelineau (1759-1793), generalissimo of Vendée. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Publication date: October 2005 Historical context The Vendée insurrection, launched by Jacques Cathelineau in March 1793, was provoked by the decree of the Convention of 24 February 1793 on the levy of 300,000 men, which intervened in a climate already weighed down by economic difficulties and the hostility of the Vendeans to the Civil Constitution of the Clergy.

The influence of impressionism in American painting

The influence of impressionism in American painting

The return of the herd.PEARCE Charles Sprague (1851 - 1914) The grove.MELCHERS Gari Julius (1860 - 1932) Morning light or Lumière du matin.SCHOFIELD Walter Elmer (1866 - 1914) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. BlotClose The grove.Author: MELCHERS Gari Julius (1860 - 1932) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 167 - Width 111 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.

The barbarian invasions

The barbarian invasions

Count Eudes defends Paris against the Normans in 886SCHNETZ Jean Victor (1787 - 1870) The landing of the barbarian army ANONYMOUS Norman pirates in the 9th century LUMINAIS Evariste Vital (1821 - 1896) Count Eudes defends Paris against the Normans in 886 © RMN- Grand Palais (Palace of Versailles) / RMN-LP image Landing of the barbarian army © RMN-Grand Palais / René-Gabriel Ojéda Norman pirates in the 9th century © RMN-Grand Palais / Daniel Arnaudet Date of publication: December 2019 Historical background A threat coming A major phenomenon of the 9th century AD, the new barbarian invasions immediately threatened the fragile balance established by the first Carolingian monarchs.

Jean-Baptiste Troppmann

Jean-Baptiste Troppmann

Condemnation and execution of Jean-Baptiste TroppmannExecution of Jean-Baptiste Tropmann sic.Close Title: Condemnation and execution of Jean-Baptiste TroppmannAuthor: Date represented: January 19, 1870 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technique and other indications: Illustrated supplements from the Petit Journal.

An anatomy lesson in the 19th century<sup>e</sup> century

An anatomy lesson in the 19th centurye century

Doctor Velpeau & 39; s anatomy lesson. © Photo Archives, Assistance publique, Paris.Publication date: September 2004VideoAnatomy lesson in the 19th centuryVideoHistorical backgroundThe model of clinical medicine (from the Greek klinè, "lit") which s 'said at the end of the 18th century rests on two pillars: observation at the bedside and the practice of dissection.

Jules Grandjouan

Jules Grandjouan

Ten Years of War or the Great Bourgeois Duperie. © ADAGP, Bibliothèque de documentation internationale contemporain / MHCDublication date: April 2007Historical contextFirst elections for the French Communists The war, a “catalyst of history” in Lenin's terms, profoundly changed society global balance, European order and French political life.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Jean-Jacques Rousseau herbalism.MEYER Georges-Frédéric (1735 - 1779) Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) .DE LA TOUR Quentin (1704 - 1788) Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712 - 1778) .RAMSAY Allan (1713 - 1784) ) Jean-Jacques Rousseau herbalist. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - BullozClose Title: Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778).

The separation law of December 9, 1905 and its implementation

The separation law of December 9, 1905 and its implementation

Separation law of December 9, 1905 Inventory of Cominac near Oust (Hte Ariège) - Reading of the protest by the parish priest protected by the bears Telegram from the sub-prefect of Hazebrouck Close Title: Separation law of December 9, 1905. Author: Creation date: 1905Date represented: December 09, 1905Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Location of Conservation: Historic Center of the National Archives websiteContact copyright: © Historic Center of the National Archives - Photographic Workshop websiteImage reference: AE / II / 2991 Separation law of December 9, 1905.

The fire in Rennes

The fire in Rennes

Close Title: Map of the city of Rennes ... part of which was set on fire on the night of December 22 until the 27 Date of creation: 1720 -Date represented: December 30, 1720 Dimensions: Height 435 cm - Width 555 cm Place of conservation: Library of the & 39; 39; Institute websiteContact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais (Institut de France) / Gérard BlotImage reference: 09-576058 / Ms1307Reserve-Number5Map of the city of Rennes.

The interrogation of the prisoner

The interrogation of the prisoner

The interrogation of the prisoner. © Collections La Contemporaine Publication date: July 2006 Historical background The war: a daily reality When the First World War began in the middle of the summer of 1914, the belligerents agreed to think that it would last only a few weeks . From his stay in February 1917, this painter of the intimate, specialist in bourgeois interiors and still lifes, brought back numerous sketches and made one of his most disturbing works, The Interrogation of the Prisoner.

Kourou, the American dream of Choiseul

Kourou, the American dream of Choiseul

View of the New Cayenne Colonial landscape - Offering to Governor Turgot ANONYMOUSClose Title: View of the New Cayenne Author: Creation date: 1762 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 32.4 - Width 49.4 Technique and other indications: Colored print, size Soft, laid.Production site: Imprimerie BeauvaisThe landing of the François for the establishment of the new colony, in the port of Cayenne or equinoctial FranceLocation of Conservation: MuCEM websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (MuCEM) / Jean-Gilles Berizzisite webPicture referral: 03-012047 / inv.

<em>Liberty Leading the People</em> by Eugène Delacroix

Liberty Leading the People by Eugène Delacroix

Close Title: Liberty leading the people Author: DELACROIX Eugène (1798 - 1863) Creation date: 1830 Date represented: July 1830 Dimensions: Height 260 - Width 325 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

Liane de Pougy and the charm of ambiguity in the Belle Époque

Liane de Pougy and the charm of ambiguity in the Belle Époque

Liane de Pougy. : Multimedia library of architecture and heritage website Contact copyright: © Ministry of Culture - Multimedia library of Heritage, Dist.

Louis Napoleon Bonaparte escapes from Fort de Ham

Louis Napoleon Bonaparte escapes from Fort de Ham

View of the castle of Ham.Portrait of Louis Napoleon Bonaparte.Plan of the castle of Ham with the route taken by LN Bonaparte during his escape, May 25, 1846.Evasion of Napoleon III.ANONYMECloseTitle: View of the castle of Ham.Author : Creation date: 1830Date represented: 1830Dimensions: Height 19.5 - Width 28Technique and other indications: Color lithographThe text of the lithograph is missing but known by other copies View of Ham Castle where Charles's ministers are detained X.

Jenny the worker heroine of a novel

Jenny the worker heroine of a novel

CloseTitle: Jenny l & 39; Ouvrière.Creation date: 1890Date represented: Dimensions: Height 150 - Width 102Technique and other indications: Lithography.Advertising for a "great novel unpublished". Place of Conservation: MuCEM website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN- Grand Palais - J.-G. Berizzi Image reference: 05-513777 / 61.

Lenin, active head of the revolution

Lenin, active head of the revolution

CloseTitle: Lenin giving a speech in Red Square to celebrate the first anniversary of the October RevolutionAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Date created: 1918Date shown: October 25, 1918Technique and other indications: photographLocation: Bildarchiv Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Berlin ) website Contact copyright: © BPK, Berlin, Dist.

The botanical garden of King Louis XIII

The botanical garden of King Louis XIII

Close Title: Jardin du Roy for the cultivation of medicinal plants Date of creation: 1636 -Dimensions: Height 55 cm - Width 70 cm Techniques and other indications: Parchment and coloring Place of conservation: Library of the Arsenal website Contact copyright: BnF, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / BnF image Image reference: 12-564604 / MS 7389 Jardin du Roy for the cultivation of medicinal plants © BnF, Dist.

Louis XIII crowned with Victory

Louis XIII crowned with Victory

Close Title: Louis XIII, King of France, crowned by Victory Author: de CHAMPAIGNE Philippe (1602 - 1674) Date represented: around 1635 Dimensions: Height 228 cm - Width 175 cm Place of Conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: RMN- Grand Palais (Louvre museum) / Tony Querrec Image reference: 17-619790 / INV1135 Louis XIII, King of France, crowned by Victory © RMN-Grand Palais (Louvre museum) / Tony Querrec Publication date: February 2018 Inspector of & 39; 39; AcademyDeputy Academic DirectorHistorical contextThe King and the “Illustrious Men” Intended to adorn the Galerie des Hommes Illustres designed for the Cardinal Palace (current Palais Royal in Paris), this large full-length portrait was to occupy the south wall of the long room of apparel desired by Cardinal Richelieu at the height of his power and glory.