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The Reliquaries of Napoleon

The Reliquaries of Napoleon

Reliquary constituted by Marchand Reliquary constituted by Las Cases: & 34; memories of the island of Saint Helena & 34;. Reliquary constituted by General Bertrand: & 34; memories of the island of Saint Helena & 34 ;. Close Title: Reliquary constituted by Marchand.Author: Date represented: Dimensions: Height 80 - Width 42Technique and other indications: Gilded wood frame containing memories of Saint HelenaLocation of Conservation: National Museum of Malmaison Castle websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN -Grand Palais - G.

Medieval revival

Medieval revival

Close Title: Medieval town on the banks of a river Author: SCHINKEL Karl Friedrich (1781 - 1841) Date of creation: 1815 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 95 - Width 146 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Alte Nationalgalerie websiteContact copyright: © BPK, Berlin, Dist RMN-Grand Palais - Jörg P.

Representation of a Togolese village at the Colonial Exhibition

Representation of a Togolese village at the Colonial Exhibition

Close Title: Scene of daily life in a village in Central Africa Author: HERVIAULT André (1884 - 1969) Date shown: Dimensions: Height 44 - Width 80 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Sketch for a painted panel of the Pavilion Social works depending on the flag of Togo Cameroon, Colonial Exhibition of 1931.

The repression of the Municipality

The repression of the Municipality

Civil war.MANET Edouard (1832 - 1883) The Federates at the Grandes Ecuries de Versailles.COURBET Gustave (1819 - 1877) © Photo National Library of FranceClose Title: The Federates at the Grandes Ecuries de Versailles.Author: COURBET Gustave (1819 - 1877) Date Creation: 1871 Date represented: June 1871 Dimensions: Height 16.5 - Width 26.5 Technique and other indications: black pencil, charcoal Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - M.

Rockwell, a legend of the Lafayette Escadrille

Rockwell, a legend of the Lafayette Escadrille

French flag with aviators 'signatures Kiffin Rockwell's grave in Luxeuil ANONYME French flag with aviators' signatures © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - RG Ojeda Kiffin Rockwell's grave in Luxeuil © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - R. OjedaDate Publication: March 2016 Historical background Rockwell, a legend of Lafayette The La Fayette squadron, made up of young American pilots, volunteer fighters on the French side before the United States entered the war (April 6, 1917), was created on April 20, 1916 in Luxeuil-les-Bains.

The revocation of the Edict of Nantes

The revocation of the Edict of Nantes

Close Title: Revocation of the Edit de Nantes in 1685 Date represented: 1685 Dimensions: Height 28 - Width 36.3 Place of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Versailles) / All rights reserved website Image reference: 66-004132 / invgravures134 Revocation of the Edit de Nantes in 1685.

Armed slave revolts in Guyana

Armed slave revolts in Guyana

Walk through a Guiana swamp. Tardieu the elder after William Blake Negro suspended alive by the ribs. Tardieu the Elder after William Blake Extract from a letter from Sévère Hérault to his sister, Léonice.How the Negroes fight, between the bushes.CloseTitle: Walk through a marsh in Guiane.

La Plume magazine and the Salon des Cent

La Plume magazine and the Salon des Cent

CloseTitle: Woman in bust studying an umbel.Author: GRASSET Eugène Samuel (1841 - 1917) Creation date: 1894Date represented: 1894Dimensions: Height 114 - Width 72Technique and other indications: Graphite and watercolor.Study for the poster of the Grasset exhibition at the Salon des Cent, 1894.

Resistance of Catholicism during the Revolution

Resistance of Catholicism during the Revolution

Close Title: Une messe en mer, 1793 Author: DUVEAU Louis (1818 - 1867) Creation date: 1864 Represented date: 1793 Dimensions: Height 177 - Width 350 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas (deposit of the Fonds national d & 39; art contemporain, 1864) Place of Conservation: Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes website Contact copyright: © Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes, Dist.

The roads of slavery across the Sahara in 1791

The roads of slavery across the Sahara in 1791

Map to be used for Mr. Saugnier's trip to Senegal. Routes from Timbuktu. Detail of Card to be used for Mr. Saugnier's trip to Senegal. Here is how the Moors take the slaves. Mr. Durand giving his instructions to his envoy in Galam. Close Title: Card to be used for Mr.

Ronald Hoskier a legend of the Lafayette Escadrille

Ronald Hoskier a legend of the Lafayette Escadrille

Ronald Hoskier & 39; s grave.ANONYME Memorial of Hoskier & 39; s death.ANONYME Ronald Hoskier & 39; s grave. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - RG Ojeda Memorial commemorating the death of Hoskier. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - R. OjedaDate Publication date: March 2016 Historical background The La Fayette squadron at the time of the official entry into the war of the United States, symbol and model to follow Created on April 20, 1916, the La Fayette squadron is an aeronautical unit composed of thirty-eight American volunteer pilots under the command of five French officers.

Back to nature

Back to nature

Monk by the sea.FRIEDRICH Caspar David (1774 - 1840) Monument in memory of Goethe.CARUS Carl Gustav (1789 - 1869) Ritterburg, castle with rocks.LESSING Carl (1808 - 1880) Reading the breviary in the evening .SPITZWEG Carl (1808 - 1885) Close Title: Monk by the sea.Author: FRIEDRICH Caspar David (1774 - 1840) Creation date: 1809Date represented: Dimensions: Height 110 - Width 171Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.

In the ruins of Berlin

In the ruins of Berlin

Frankfurter Strasse (now Karl-Marx-Allee) after the fighting.ANONYMOUSBerlin, rubble removalKHALDEÏ Yevgeny (1917 - 1997) Women clear rubble in a street in BerlinITTENBACH MaxCloseTitle: Frankfurter Strasse (now Karl -Marx-Allee) after the fighting.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: May 1945Date represented: May 1945Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technics and other indications: photographyPlace of Conservation: Bildarchiv Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Berlin) websiteContact copyright: © BPK, Berlin, dist.

Princess Mathilde's living room

Princess Mathilde's living room

Close Title: Princess Mathilde's Salon, rue de Courcelles Author: GIRAUD Charles (1819 - 1892) Date of creation: 1859 Date represented: 1859 Dimensions: Height 36 - Width 100 Technique and other information: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: National Castle Museum de Compiègne website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

Sadi Carnot assassinated by an anarchist

Sadi Carnot assassinated by an anarchist

CloseTitle: Assassination of President Carnot, June 30, 1894 Creation date: 1894 -Date represented: June 24, 1894 Place of Conservation: National Library of France (Paris) website Contact copyright: BnF, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / BnF image Image reference: 12-566902 Assassination of President Carnot, June 30, 1894 © BnF, Dist.

Rescue of the sick at the Ancienne Charité hospital

Rescue of the sick at the Ancienne Charité hospital

Close Title: Rescue of the Sick from the Ancienne Charité Hospital Author: BOULANGER A. (-) Date shown: Dimensions: Height 97.5 - Width 116 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Carnavalet museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - Bulloz website Image reference: 00-022120 / P2290 Rescue of the sick from the Ancienne Charité hospital.

Scene from July 1830, also known as Les Drapeaux

Scene from July 1830, also known as Les Drapeaux

Close Title: Scene of July 1830, also known as Les Drapeaux Author: COGNIET Léon (1794 - 1880) Date represented: 1830 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas sketch Place of Conservation: Musée des Beaux-Arts (Orléans) site webContact copyright: © Musée des Beaux Arts d & 39; Orléans Scene of July 1830, also known as Les Drapeaux.

<em>Seine and Marne</em>

Seine and Marne

The Seine and the Marne COUSTOU Nicolas (1658 - 1733) The Seine and the Marne COUSTOU Nicolas (1658 - 1733) The Seine and the Marne COUSTOU Nicolas (1658 - 1733) The Seine and the Marne COUSTOU Nicolas (1658 - 1733) Close Title: The Seine and the Marne Author: COUSTOU Nicolas (1658 - 1733) Creation date: 1712 Represented date: Dimensions: Height 244 cm - Width 270 cm Techniques and other indications: sculpted marble Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © RMN - Grand Palais ( Louvre Museum) / René-Gabriel Ojéda Image reference: 06-512426 / M.

The political and parliamentary greenhouse

The political and parliamentary greenhouse

The political and parliamentary greenhouse 1/2 .ELOY-VINCENT The political and parliamentary greenhouse 2/2 .ELOY-VINCENT The political and parliamentary greenhouse 1/2. © Musée Jean JaurèsClose Title: The political and parliamentary greenhouse 2/2 .Author: ELOY-VINCENT (-) Creation date: 1912Date represented: 1912Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technics and other indications: Oil on canvasLocation of Conservation: Jean-Jaurès de Castres Museum websiteContact copyright: © Jean Jaurès MuseumThe Political and Parliamentary Greenhouse 2/2.

The signing of the Treaty of Versailles

The signing of the Treaty of Versailles

Close Title: Signature of the Peace Treaty by the German delegation on June 28, 1919 in the Hall of Mirrors.Author: ORPEN William (1878 - 1931) Creation date: 1921Date represented: June 28, 1919Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technics and other indications: Oil on canvas. Place of Conservation: Bildarchiv Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Berlin) website Contact copyright: © BPK, Berlin, Dist RMN-Grand Palais - Photographer unknown website Image reference: 04-507383 Signature of the Peace Treaty by the German delegation on June 28, 1919 in the Hall of Mirrors.