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Pancho Villa, a figure of the Mexican revolution

Pancho Villa, a figure of the Mexican revolution

CloseTitle: Troubles in Mexico: General Pancho VillaAuthor: HOFFMAN David W. (-) Creation date: 1911 -Dimensions: Height 18 cm - Width 13 cm Place of Conservation: National Library of France (Paris) website Contact copyright: © National Library of Image reference: http: // gallica.

JOB cigarette paper

JOB cigarette paper

Close Title: Job poster cigarette paper Author: ATCHE Jane (1872 - 1937) Creation date: 1896 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 50 - Width 69.1 Technique and other indications: Colored lithograph Place of conservation: Museum of Decorative Arts website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - Bulloz Image reference: 00-008693 Job poster cigarette paper.

The Paris-Mediterranean

The Paris-Mediterranean

Close Title: Advertising poster for the Mediterranean Express Date of creation: 1889 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 115 - Width 87.5 Technique and other indications: Colored lithograph Place of Conservation: MuCEM website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Reference of The picture: 05-509311 / 61.

The pavilion of contemporary French craftsmen

The pavilion of contemporary French craftsmen

Pavilion of Contemporary French Craftsmen and the Revue Art et Décoration.Bol.DECOEUR Émile (1876 - 1953) Model Earthenware Service & 34; The Provinces of France & 34;. GOUPY Marcel (1886 - 1954) Close Title: Pavilion of Contemporary French Craftsmen and of the Revue Art et Décoration.Author: Date of creation: 1925Date represented: 1925Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technics and other indications: Series: International Exhibition of Modern Decorative and Industrial Arts of 1925.

The crossing of the Rhine by Louis XIV

The crossing of the Rhine by Louis XIV

Le Passage du Rhin, 12 June 1672.VAN DER MEULEN Adam-François (1632 - 1690) Le Passage du Rhin, 12 June 1672 the characters .VAN DER MEULEN Adam-François (1632 - 1690) Close Title: Le Passage du Rhin, 12 June 1672 Author: VAN DER MEULEN Adam-François (1632 - 1690) Date represented: June 12, 1672 Dimensions: Height 49 - Width 110 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Louvre Museum) / Jean-Gilles Berizzisite webImage reference: 08-551312 / INV1490The Passage du Rhin, June 12, 1672.

<i>The Thinker</i> by Rodin

The Thinker by Rodin

The Thinker.RODIN Auguste (1840 - 1917) The Thinker in front of the Pantheon. (anonymous photograph) RODIN Auguste (1840 - 1917) Close Title: The Thinker.Author: RODIN Auguste (1840 - 1917) Creation date: 1880Date represented: Dimensions: Height 180 - Width 98Technique and other indications: Also known as: & 34; The poet & 34 ;, & 34; The thinker poet & 34; cast; bronze Conservation place: Musée Rodin website Contact copyright: © Musée Rodin, Paris - Photo J.

The homeland in danger

The homeland in danger

© Museum of the French Revolution, Vizille Publication date: March 2016 Historical background In 1798, England remained the main enemy of revolutionary France. The principle of this law, long contested, was that “every Frenchman is a soldier and must defend his homeland.” Analysis of the imagesIn a fictitious port city, the men set out to save the Republic from threats of foreign and counter-revolutionary invasion .

Landscapes devastated by the 1914-1918 war

Landscapes devastated by the 1914-1918 war

Cordeliers cloister in Reims. CASTELNAU Paul (1880 - 1944) Ambulance cars waiting for the wounded in Boesinghe in Belgium, September 10, 1917.CASTELNAU Paul (1880 - 1944) Bombardment of September 2 and 3, 1916, Dunkirk. CASTELNAU Paul (1880) - 1944) Close Title: Cloître des Cordeliers à Reims Author: CASTELNAU Paul (1880 - 1944) Creation date: 1917 Date represented: April 03, 1917 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Autochrome.

Cap Fréhel lighthouse

Cap Fréhel lighthouse

Old lighthouse and primitive lighthouse of Fréhel. Map of the coast from Saint-Malo to Cap Fréhel, by Lespinasse de Villiers. Old lighthouse and primitive lighthouse of Fréhel (Detail: from September 1, 1821 to May 1, 1847). Old lighthouse and primitive lighthouse of Fréhel (Detail: lighthouse seen from the coast) .Close Title: Old lighthouse and primitive lighthouse of Fréhel.

Peggy Guggenheim

Peggy Guggenheim

Portrait of Peggy Guggenheim. © ADAGP, Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Publication date: April 2007 Historical background Enthusiastic art lover, enlightened collector, patron, Peggy Guggenheim (1898-1979) is closely involved in the artistic creation of the twentieth century . Granddaughter of two European Jews who emigrated to the United States in the 19th century - the German Seligman, a roofer enriched in the bank, and the Swiss Guggenheim, a peddler who became the owner of copper mines - she inherited a colossal fortune of 450 000 dollars on the death of his father, who disappeared in April 1912 in the sinking of the Titanic.

The plague in Marseille

The plague in Marseille

The Dedication of Monseigneur de Belsunce during the plague of Marseille in 1720.MONSIAU Nicolas André (1754 - 1837) View of the town hall and part of the port of Marseille during the plague epidemic of 1720. RIGAUD Jacques (1680 - 1754) View of the Cours de Marseille (boulevard de la Canebière) during the plague epidemic of 1720.

Photographing the Great War

Photographing the Great War

The charge of a section of Zouaves on the Touvent plateau; the first wave to assault.ANONYMEL & 39; attack of the spur of Notre-Dame de Lorette.ANONYMOUSCloseTitle: The charge of a section of Zouaves on the plateau of Touvent; the first wave to assault.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1915Date represented: June 07, 1915Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technique and other indications: Photograph published in the magazine l & 39; Illustration, dated 19.

Saint Mark's Square in the 18th century<sup>e</sup> century

Saint Mark's Square in the 18th centurye century

Saint Mark & ​​39; s Square with charlatans © RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Fontainebleau) / Gérard Blot Date of publication: December 2018 Inspector of Academy Deputy Academic Director Historical background Vedutism in the service of Venice Luca Carlevarijs (1663-1730), originally from Udine in the Friuli, is considered the father of Venetian Vedutism in the 18th century - the art of veduta of reproducing views of the city.

Never again !

Never again !

Let's kill war by general disarmament. ANONYMOUSChildren, don't play war.ANONYME Let's fight war by general disarmament. © Collections La ContemporaineChildren, don't play at war. that! "The Great War, by its unbearable duration, the extension and multiplication of its fronts, the experience of the trenches and the relentless mobilization of the rear, had a profound impact on the European populations.

The pleasures of the beach in the 19th century<sup>e</sup> century

The pleasures of the beach in the 19th centurye century

Beach of Granville.ISABEY Eugène (1803 - 1886) Bathers on the beach of Trouville.BOUDIN Eugène-Louis (1824 - 1898) On the beach.MANET Edouard (1832 - 1883) CloseTitle: Beach of Granville.Author: ISABEY Eugène (1803) - 1886) Date of creation: 1863 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 83 - Width 124 Technique and other indications: oil painting on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée du Vieux-Château de Laval website Contact copyright: © Musée du vieux Granville, depot from the Musée de Laval © Musée du vieux Granville, repository of the Musée de LavalClose Title: Bathers on the beach at Trouville.

The Pont au Change

The Pont au Change

The Demolition of the houses on the Change Bridge © BPK, Berlin, dist. RMN - Grand Palais / BStGS image Publication date: November 2015 University of Evry-Val d & 39; Essonne Historical background The ruins of the city This painting illustrates one of the major facets of Hubert Robert's artistic life, that of the painter of urban reality and in particular Parisian town planning at the end of the 18th century.

The port of Le Havre

The port of Le Havre

CloseTitle: Le Port du Havre, Bassin de la Barre.Author: BOUDIN Eugène-Louis (1824 - 1898) Creation date: 1888Date represented: 1888Dimensions: Height 32 - Width 41Technique and other indications: Oil on parqueted wood.Location of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - J.

Portrait of the Count of Nieuwerkerke

Portrait of the Count of Nieuwerkerke

Portrait of Count Emilien of Nieuwerkerke.The Imperial Menagerie, portrait-charge n ° 26 of Nieuwerkerke, & 34; the poodle & 34;. HADOL, known as WHITE Paul (1835 - 1875) Close Title: Portrait of Count Emilien of Nieuwerkerke.Author: Date Creation: 1856Date represented: 1856Dimensions: Height 38 - Width 26Technique and other indications: WatercolorLocation of Conservation: National Museum of the Château de Compiègne websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D.

<em>Mythological portrait of the family of Louis XIV</em>

Mythological portrait of the family of Louis XIV

Mythological portrait of the family of Louis XIV © RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Versailles) / All rights reservedDate of publication: July 2016Academy inspectorDeputy academic directorHistorical contextAn ambitious mythological portraitWe do not know who ordered this large canvas from the painter Jean Nocret, but witnesses contemporaries explain that it is intended for the castle of Saint-Cloud, property of Philippe d'Orléans, brother of Louis XIV.

Portraits-charges of the happy medium celebrities

Portraits-charges of the happy medium celebrities

The Legislative Belly. Appearance of the ministerial benches of the improstituted chamber of 1834.DAUMIER Honoré (1808 - 1879) Charles Philippon.DAUMIER Honoré (1808 - 1879) Jean-Pons-Guillaume Viennet.DAUMIER Honoré (1808 - 1879) François-Pierre-Guillaume Guizot, Minister of the Interior (1790-1874) .DAUMIER Honoré (1808 - 1879) Close Title: Le Ventre Législatif.