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The Sarajevo bombing

The Sarajevo bombing

Fatal shooting at Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife on June 28, 1914SCHWORMSTÄDT Felix (1870 - 1938) Arrest of the assassin Gavrilo Princip after the attack on the heir to the throne Franz Ferdinand and his wifeANONYMETheral fire on Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria and his wife on June 28, 1914 © BPK, Berlin, Dist.

The Assassination of the Duke of Guise

The Assassination of the Duke of Guise

Assassination of the Duke of Guise © RMN-Grand Palais / Gérard Blot Date of publication: December 2019 Professor of modern history, Université Lyon 2 - Member of the Religions, Societies and Acculturation team Historical background This painting is a workshop replica of a work in the Condé museum at the Château de Chantilly.

The assassination of Bassville in Rome

The assassination of Bassville in Rome

Assassination of Bassville in Rome.ANONYMOUSAssassination of Bassville in Rome, January 13, 1793.ANONYMOUSClose Title: Assassination of Bassville in Rome.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Date represented: January 13, 1793 Dimensions: Height 9.4 - Width 14.8 Technique and other indications : Pen and black ink, gray wash.

Artist servants of the Empire

Artist servants of the Empire

Close Title: Napoleon I visits the Salon du Louvre and distributes crosses of the Legion of Honor to artists Author: GROS Antoine-Jean (1771 - 1835) Creation date:? Date represented: October 22, 1808 Dimensions: Height 350 - Width 640 Technical and others Directions: October 22, 1808.Oil on canvasLocation of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palaissite webImage reference: 90EE1295 / MV 6347 Napoleon I visits the Salon du Louvre and distributes the crosses of the Legion of Honor to artists © Photo RMN-Grand PalaisPublication date: March 2014Historical contextNapoleon I continued the policy begun under the Consulate to rebuild a society "atomized" by the destruction of the Ancien Régime.

The advent of Louis-Philippe: the official story

The advent of Louis-Philippe: the official story

Arrival of the Duc d & 39; Orléans at the Palais-Royal.CARBILLET Jean-Baptiste (1804 - 1869) Louis-Philippe, Duke of Orléans, leaves the Palais Royal to go to the Paris city hall.VERNET Horace or Emile-Jean-Horace (1789 - 1863) Louis-Philippe, Duc d & 39; Orléans, arrives at the Hôtel de Ville in Paris FERON Eloi-Firmin (1802 - 1876) Reading at the Paris city hall from the declaration of deputies and the proclamation of the Duke of OrléansGERARD, Baron François (1770 - 1837) Arrival of the Duke of Orléans at the Palais-Royal.

In the workshops of the Librairie de France

In the workshops of the Librairie de France

Employees of the workshops of the Librairie de France, rue MeyerbeerVIZZAVONA François Antoine (1876 - 1961) Employees of the workshops of the Librairie de France, rue Meyerbeer.VIZZAVONA François Antoine (1876 - 1961) Employees of the workshops of the Librairie de France, rue Meyerbeer © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - F. RauxEmployees from the workshops of the Librairie de France, rue Meyerbeer.

April 14, 1931: The first public television demonstration in France

April 14, 1931: The first public television demonstration in France

Home ›Studies› April 14, 1931: The first public television demonstration in France : April 14, 1931 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: L & 39; illustration Contact copyright: © L & 39; illustration - all rights reserved First public demonstration in France of television by engineer René Barthélemy at the Higher School of Electricity © L & 39; illustration - all rights reserved Publication date: January 2004 Historical context Television makes its ranges During the 1920s, in parallel with research carried out in the United States, the USSR, England or Germany, several French companies worked on the development of processes of TV ; in particular the Compagnie des compteurs de Montrouge (CdC).

The ball, a social practice

The ball, a social practice

Dance in the city.RENOIR Pierre Auguste (1841 - 1919) Dance in the country.RENOIR Pierre Auguste (1841 - 1919) Return from the ball.ROLL Alfred (1846 - 1919) Close Title: Dance in the city.Author: RENOIR Pierre Auguste ( 1841 - 1919) Date of creation: 1883 Date represented: 1883 Dimensions: Height 180 - Width 90 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

The Napoleonic aura

The Napoleonic aura

Napoleon at the tomb of the great Frederick in Potsdam PONCE-CAMUS Marie-Nicolas (1778 - 1839) Napoleon's bivouac on the battlefield of Wagram ROEHN Adolphe (1780 - 1867) Napoleon at the tomb of the great Frederick in Potsdam © Photo RMN -Grand Palais - D. ArnaudetCloseTitle: Napoleon's bivouac on the battlefield of Wagram.

The Battle of Trafalgar

The Battle of Trafalgar

Horatio, Lord Nelson (1758-1805) .ANONYMOUS Scene of the Battle of Trafalgar.MAYER Augustus (1805 - 1890) Horatio, Lord Nelson (1758-1805). © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - All rights reservedCloseTitle: Scene of the Battle of Trafalgar Author: MAYER Auguste (1805 - 1890) Creation date: 1836 Represented date: October 21, 1805 Dimensions: Height 105 - Width 162 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.

The Battle of Castiglione, August 5, 1796

The Battle of Castiglione, August 5, 1796

The battle of Castiglione, August 5, 1796. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - F. Raux Publication date: November 2004 Historical context During the first Italian campaign, having defeated the Austro-Piedmontese and signed the armistice of Cherasco on April 28, 1796 , Bonaparte took possession of the country and began to occupy Lombardy.

The battle of the Pont d'Arcole

The battle of the Pont d'Arcole

Close Title: Battle of Pont d'Arcole, November 15-17, 1796 Author: BACLER D & 39; ALBE, Baron Louis Albert Guislain (1761 - 1824) Creation date: 1803 Date represented: November 15, 1796 Dimensions: Height 191 - Width 357 Technique and other indications : Oil on canvasHistorical: Salon 1804, n ° 10; purchase; mentioned in Napoleon's apartment at the Tuileries, 1806; at the Grand Trianon, 1809; reserves of the Louvre, 1824; entered Versailles in 1837 Place of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais Battle of the Pont d'Arcole, November 15-17, 1796 © Photo RMN-Grand Palais Date of publication: January 2004 Background History After having defeated the Piedmontese and the Austrians, the army of Italy advances in Lombardy and besieges Mantua.

The baptism of fire of the Restoration

The baptism of fire of the Restoration

CloseTitle: Louis XVIII attends the Tuileries at the return of the army from Spain.Author: DUCIS Louis (1775 - 1847) Creation date: 1824Date represented: December 02, 1823Dimensions: Height 143 - Width 110Technique and other indications: (2 December 1823) .Oil painting on canvas Place of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) website Contact copyright: © RMN-Grand Palais (Palace of Versailles) / Gérard Blot Image reference: 87EE1195 / MV 6837 Louis XVIII assists from the Tuileries the return of the army from Spain.

The

The "antique bath"

Close Title: Tepidarium Author: CHASSERIAU Théodore (1819 - 1856) Creation date: 1853 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 171 - Width 258 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN- Grand Palais - G. Blot Image reference: 99-012629 / RF71 © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

The battle of Jena

The battle of Jena

Napoleon I passing in front of the troops at the battle of Jena, October 14, 1806. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - All rights reserved Publication date: October 2006 Historical background From his accession to the throne, advised by historian-minister François Guizot (1787- 1874), Louis-Philippe decides to transform the Palace of Versailles into a museum dedicated "to all the glories of France".

Baron Taylor

Baron Taylor

© Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Publication date: September 2004 Historical background Born in Brussels in 1790, Isidore Taylor came from an Irish family who came to settle in France during the Revolution. His most famous story, A Picturesque Journey in Ancient France, which comprises no less than 25 volumes and 6,000 plates, is a manifesto of the wealth of French monuments, of the national heritage and a form of glorification of art. Christian.

Baudelaire, an artist in the XIX<sup>e</sup> century

Baudelaire, an artist in the XIXe century

Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867) DEROY Emile (1820 - 1846) Portrait of BaudelaireCOURBET Gustave (1819 - 1877) Close Title: Charles Baudelaire (1821-1867) Author: DEROY Emile (1820 - 1846) Creation date: 1844 Represented date: Dimensions: Height 80 - Width 65 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas History: Refused at the Salon of 1846; Baudelaire collection; bequest to Jeanne Duval, 1845; Asselineau collection; Piogey collection; Purchase at the Piogey sale, 1909 Place of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand PalaisCharles Baudelaire (1821-1867) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais Close Title: Portrait of Baudelaire Author: COURBET Gustave (1819) - 1877) Date of creation: 1847 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 53 - Width 61 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Musée Fabre (Montpellier) website Contact copyright: © Musée Fabre Montpellier - Photo Frédéric Jaulmes - Reproduction prohibited without authorization © Fabre Montpellier Museum - Photo Frédéric Jaulmes - Reproduction prohibited without authorization Publication date: October 2003 Historical context In 1844, Baudelaire is still unknown.

Biarritz, the other coast

Biarritz, the other coast

Beach scene, Biarritz.LEMOINE Henri (1848 - 1924) Beach scene, Biarritz.LEMOINE Henri (1848 - 1924) Close Title: Beach scene, Biarritz.Author: LEMOINE Henri (1848 - 1924) Creation date: 1890Date represented: Dimensions: Height 8 - Width 10.8 Technique and other indications: Aristotype gelatin print Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d & 39; Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski Reference of the l & 39; image: 00-009630 / PHO1987-20-20 Beach scene, Biarritz.

Romantic jewel

Romantic jewel

Bracelet after James Pradier.FROMENT-MEURICE François-Désiré (1802 - 1855) Chain medallion: & 34; hair of Madame la Maréchale, Duchesse d & 39; Istrie, June 2, 1840 & 34; .ANONYMOUS Ring composed of braided hair.ANONYMOUSBracelet after James Pradier. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - All rights reservedClose Title: Chain medallion: & 34; hair of Madame la Maréchale, Duchesse d & 39; Istria, June 2, 1840 & 34 ;.

Boulangism

Boulangism

Portrait-charge of General Boulanger.ROQUES GabrielQuesnay de Beaurepaire.ANONYMOUS Paul Déroulède.PIROU Eugène (1841 - 1909) Maurice Barrès.PIROU Eugène (1841 - 1909) Portrait-charge of General Boulanger. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D. ArnaudetCloseTitle: Quesnay de Beaurepaire.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Albumen print.