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The Trocadéro Palace, a missing building

The Trocadéro Palace, a missing building

Elevation plan of the Palais du Trocadéro for the Universal Exhibition of 1878.ANONYMELa Seine at Passy - The Trocadéro and the Pont de Grenelle seen from the quai de Javel.LÉPINE Stanislas (1835 - 1892) Palais du Trocadéro.LEMOINE Henri ( 1848 - 1924) Close Title: Elevation plan of the Trocadéro Palace for the Universal Exhibition of 1878.

Paris: the port of the Town Hall

Paris: the port of the Town Hall

Close Title: Paris, market scene at the port of the Hôtel de Ville.Author: NÈGRE Charles (1820 - 1880) Date shown: Dimensions: Height 15 - Width 19.9 Technique and other indications: Salted paper proof. Circa 1851. Conservation place: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

Pastor by Albert Edelfelt (1885)

Pastor by Albert Edelfelt (1885)

Close Title: Louis Pasteur (1822-1895), French chemist and biologist Author: EDELFELT Albert (1854 - 1905) Creation date: 1885 Dimensions: Height 154 cm - Width 126 cm Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d & 39; Orsay) / Martine Beck-Coppola Image link: Image reference: 11-565381 / DO1986-16 Louis Pasteur (1822-1895), French chemist and biologist © RMN-Grand Palais ( Musée d & 39; Orsay) / Martine Beck-Coppola Date of publication: November 2019 Research Fellow CNRS Center for Research on Arts and Language Historical background The discovery of the rabies vaccine In the early 1880s, the French chemist Louis Pasteur (1822-1895) a reached the top of a long career marked by major discoveries (refutation of the theory of spontaneous generation, studies on fermentation, sterilization process called "pasteurization", development of vaccines against chicken cholera and t against anthrax).

Pope Pius VII, prisoner of Emperor Napoleon

Pope Pius VII, prisoner of Emperor Napoleon

Pius VII refusing to sign the concordat, January 25, 1813.ANONYMEReturn of Pius VII to Rome.ANONYMOUSClose Title: Pius VII refusing to sign the concordat, January 25, 1813.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Date represented: January 25, 1813 Dimensions: Height 18.4 - Width 12.2 Technique and other indications: Etching.

The French landscape

The French landscape

An avenue, forest of Isle-Adam.ROUSSEAU Théodore (1812 - 1867) The clearing. Souvenir de Ville-d & 39; Avray.COROT Jean Baptiste Camille (1796 - 1875) Entrance to the village of Voisins.PISSARRO Camille (1830 - 1903) Close Title: Une avenue, forêt de l & 39; Isle-Adam.Author: ROUSSEAU Théodore ( 1812 - 1867) Date of creation: 1849 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 101 - Width 82 Technique and other indications: oil painting on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - R .

Paris set on fire by the Commune

Paris set on fire by the Commune

Close Title: Paris incendié Author: NUMA fils (-) Creation date: 1871 Date represented: May 1871 Dimensions: Height 10 - Width 15 Technique and other indications: also known as & 34; View of the fire in Paris & 34; Engraving photographed and Retouched Place of Conservation: Museum of Art and History of Saint-Denis Contact copyright: © Saint-Denis, museum of art and history - Photo I.

Paul Valery

Paul Valery

© RMN-Grand Palais / Agence Bulloz Publication date: April 2018 CNRS Researcher Center for Research on Arts and Language Historical context Son of the famous Doctor Blanche, painter attached to figuration, Jacques-Emile Blanche (1861-1942) painted the portraits of numerous writers and artists throughout his career, including Marcel Proust, Igor Stravinsky, Henry James and Paul Claudel.

Basque pelota

Basque pelota

Pelota game at Rebot on Place de Sare, Basses-Pyrénées.COLIN Gustave Henri (1828 - 1910) Young pelota players in Guéthary ANONYMOUS Pelota game at Rebot on place de Sare, Basses-Pyrénées © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - F. VizzavonaCloseTitle: Young pelota players in Guéthary.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technique and other indications: Series: Touring Club de FranceLocation of Conservation: Multimedia library of architecture and heritage websiteContact copyright: © Ministry of Culture - Médiathèque du Patrimoine, Dist.

The permanence of the imagery of the Great War in political posters

The permanence of the imagery of the Great War in political posters

Home ›Studies› The permanence of the imagery of the Great War in political posters ... © Collections La ContemporaineDate of publication: August 2006Historical contextThe Third Republic, founded in 1870, emerged victorious from the Great War.

<em>Anglers</em>

Anglers

© RMN-Grand Palais (Musée de l & 39; Orangerie) / Hervé Lewandowski Publication date: May 2016 Historical background The Wright brothers, American aviation pioneers In August 1908, Wilbur Wright impressed France by making a flight aboard a motorized airplane . For public opinion, aviation was a discovery then.

The place of text in election posters

The place of text in election posters

Workers, Peasants, all behind the Communist flag for your immediate demands. You pay crushing taxes. Workers, Peasants, all behind the Communist flag for your immediate demands. © Collections La Contemporaine You pay crushing taxes. © Collections La Contemporaine Publication date: April 2007 Historical background 1920s, political years The Sacred Union initiated by President Poincaré at the declaration of war in August 1914, broke out during the conflict, which was too long and too trying for political and social tensions not to end up resurfacing.

Planks<i>Encyclopedia</i>

PlanksEncyclopedia

Plates from the Encyclopedia. Chapter & 34; Stationery & 34;, Volume V, Plate X: & 34; Stationery, work tank & 34; GOUSSIER Louis-Jacques (1722 - 1799) Plates from the Encyclopédie. Chapter & 34; Stationery & 34;, Volume V, Plate X: & 34; Stationery, the room & 34; GOUSSIER Louis-Jacques (1722 - 1799) Close Title: Plates of the Encyclopédie.

Philippe Pétain, Marshal of France

Philippe Pétain, Marshal of France

Philippe Pétain, Marshal of France. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais Publication date: March 2016 Historical background Pétain was promoted to general in August 1914 - he was 58 years old at the time. The defeat of May-June 1940 was to demonstrate relentlessly that these conceptions were lagging behind.Analysis of the images “Of Monsieur Devambez, two remarkable portraits, that of Mr.

The people who eat kings

The people who eat kings

CloseTitle: Le Peuple eater de RoisAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: circa 1793Dimensions: Height 10.9 - Width 46.9Technique and other indications: etchingLocation of Conservation: Carnavalet museum (Paris) websiteContact copyright: © CC0 Paris Museums / Carnavalet Museum Link to the image Image reference: G 26320 The People Eating Kings © CC0 Paris Museums / Carnavalet Museum Publication date: November 2020 Historical background The French Revolution, a privileged period for political cartoons, multiplies the use of allegories mythological despite the chronological gap with Antiquity.

Pigments by Léon Gontran Damas

Pigments by Léon Gontran Damas

Pigments, by Léon Gontran Damas. Title page Pigments, by Léon Gontran Damas. Frontispiece.MASEREEL Frans (1889 - 1972) Close Title: Pigments, by Léon Gontran Damas. Title page Author: Creation date: 1937 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 19.5 - Width 14 Technique and other indications: Published by Guy Lévis Mano (GLM) Storage location: Private collection Contact copyright: © Private collection - All rights reserved Pigments, by Léon Gontran Damas.

The port of Bordeaux

The port of Bordeaux

CloseTitle: The port of Bordeaux.Author: BOUDIN Eugène-Louis (1824 - 1898) Creation date: 1874Date represented: 1874Dimensions: Height 70.5 - Width 102Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.Location of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - J.

The Arcole Bridge, July 28, 1830

The Arcole Bridge, July 28, 1830

Taken from the Town Hall: the Pont d & 39; Arcole.BOURGEOIS Amédée (1798 - 1837) Augereau at the Pont d & 39; Arcole. November 15, 1796.THEVENIN Charles (1764 - 1838) Capture of the Town Hall: the Pont d & 39; Arcole. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. BlotAugereau at the Pont d & 39; Arcole. November 15, 1796 © Photo RMN-Grand Palais Publication date: March 2016 Historical background On July 25, 1830, Charles X had ordinances published in Le Moniteur which established rigorous censorship of the press, dissolved the newly elected Chamber of Deputies and modified the electoral system in favor of conservative candidates.

Portrait of the actress Harriet Smithson

Portrait of the actress Harriet Smithson

Close Title: Harriet Smithson Author: DUBUFE Claude (1790 - 1864) Creation date: 1830 Represented date: 1830 Dimensions: Height 40.5 - Width 32.5 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Magnin Museum website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - RG

Portrait of a black woman

Portrait of a black woman

Portrait of a black woman (Former title: Portrait of a negress). BENOIST Marie-Guillemine (1768 - 1826) Autograph letter from J. L. David to the Count of Angiviler. July 21, 1787, f.1.Autograph letter from J. July 21, 1787, f.2-3.Close Title: Portrait of a black woman (Former title: Portrait of a negress).

Full-length portrait of Louis XV

Full-length portrait of Louis XV

Full-length portrait of Louis XV (1710-1774) King of France. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - All rights reserved Publication date: March 2016 Professor of modern history at Blaise-Pascal University (Clermont 2) and director of the Center d ' History "Spaces and Cultures. Historical context A family tradition Dating from the early 1760s, this fine-sized oil on canvas, entitled Louis XV, is by the studio of Louis-Michel Van Loo (1707-1771).