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The collaboration of the French police and gendarmerie

The collaboration of the French police and gendarmerie

Joint patrol of a French gendarme and a German soldier © BPK, Berlin, Dist. RMN-Grand Palais / Arthur Grimm Date of publication: January 2017 Historical background The French police and gendarmerie during the Occupation Following the armistice of June 22, 1940, and even more after the interview between Pétain and Hitler in Montoire on October 24, 1940, the Vichy regime sets up state collaboration with the Nazi occupiers.

A revolutionary committee under Terror

A revolutionary committee under Terror

CloseTitle: Interior of a Revolutionary Committee under the Terror. Etching by C.N. Malapeau Date of creation: 1797 Date represented: 1793 Dimensions: Height 27.6 - Width 34.5 Technique and other indications: from a drawing by A.E. Fragonard.AE / II / 3665 Engraving; etching Place of Conservation: Historic Center of the National Archives website Contact copyright: © Historic Center of the National Archives - Photography Workshop Image reference: AE / II / 3665 Interior of a revolutionary committee under the Terror.

Municipality: the people at arms

Municipality: the people at arms

L & 39; Appel.DEVAMBEZ André (1867 - 1944) La Barricade ou l & 39; Attente.DEVAMBEZ André (1867 - 1944) Close Title: L & 39; Appel.Author: DEVAMBEZ André (1867 - 1944) Date created: 1907Date represented: May 1871Dimensions: Height 99 - Width 146Technique and other indications: Oil on canvasLocation of Conservation: Museum of Art and History of Saint-DenisContact copyright: © Saint-Denis, museum of art and history - I.

The conduct of the maidens at the Salpêtrière: the passage near the Saint-Bernard gate

The conduct of the maidens at the Salpêtrière: the passage near the Saint-Bernard gate

Home ›Studies› The conduct of the maidens at the Salpêtrière: the passage near the Saint-Bernard gateClose Title: The conduct of the maidens at the Salpêtrière: the passage near the Saint-Bernard gateAuthor: JEAURAT Etienne (1699 - 1789 ) Date of creation: 1757 -Date represented: 1757 Dimensions: Height 65 cm - Width 82 cm Place of Conservation: Carnavalet museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais / Agence Bulloz Image reference: 01-005510 / P1745 Driving maidens of joy at the Salpêtrière: the passage near the Saint-Bernard gate © RMN-Grand Palais / Agence BullozPublication date: December 2018University of Evry-Val d & 39; EssonneHistorical contextThe painter of popular scenesThanks to the signature present in bottom left, this painting is attributed to "Stephanus Jeaurat Pinxit".

The Council of State, top of the administrative apparatus

The Council of State, top of the administrative apparatus

Installation of the Council of State at the Palais du Petit-Luxembourg on December 25, 1799. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H. Lewandowski Publication date: March 2016 Historical background Without openly breaking with the work of the Revolution, Bonaparte, who became First Consul, wanted to reestablish order by restoring the State, in which way it responded to the aspirations of public opinion.

The construction of a great road

The construction of a great road

Close Title: The construction of a great road Author: VERNET Joseph (1714 - 1789) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 97 - Width 162 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Louvre Museum) / Franck Raux website Image reference: 04-513459 / Inv8331 The construction of a large path.

The coup d'etat of 18 Brumaire

The coup d'etat of 18 Brumaire

Title: General Bonaparte at the Conseil des Cinq-Cents, in Saint Cloud. November 10, 1799 Author: BOUCHOT François (1800 - 1842) Creation date: 1840 Date represented: November 10, 1799 Dimensions: Height 421 - Width 401 Technique and other indications: Painting commissioned in 1838 for the historic galleries of the Palace of Versailles museum, by Louis -Philippe.

The conquest of Constantine (1836/1837)

The conquest of Constantine (1836/1837)

Episode of the retreat of Constantine in November 1836, attack of a convoy of wounded by the Arabs on November 24, 1836.RAFFET Denis-Auguste-Marie (1804 - 1860) Episode of the retreat of Constantine in November 1836, the square of the Marshal Changarnier attacked by the Arabs. RAFET Denis-Auguste-Marie (1804 - 1860) Fight in the Grande rue de Constantine on October 13, 1837.

Napoleon's funeral procession

Napoleon's funeral procession

Close Title: Napoleon's funeral convoy Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1835 Date represented: May 09, 1821 Dimensions: Height 40.5 - Width 62.5 Technique and other indications: wood grain (stenciled) on laid paper Epinal - Imaging Pellerin (publisher, printer) Legal deposit: March 24, 1835.

Corsica under English threat. File 1: the attack on Sagone

Corsica under English threat. File 1: the attack on Sagone

Home ›Studies› Corsica under the English threat. File 1: the attack on SagoneCombat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 1: At 6 o'clock, the squadron being towed ... HAVELL Robert (1769 - 1832) Combat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 2: A 6 ½ hours, the engagement… HAVELL Robert (1769 - 1832) Battle of Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 3: At half past 8, the departure… HAVELL Robert (1769 - 1832) Police bulletin of May 25, 1811CloseTitle: Combat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 1: At 6 o'clock, the squadron being towed… Author: HAVELL Robert (1769 - 1832) Creation date: 1811 Date represented: May 01, 1811 Dimensions: Height 54.2 - Width 77, 8 Technique and other indications: Engraving Published by George Andrews Place of conservation: Royal Military College Museum website Contact copyright: © Royal Military College Museum, Kingston (Canada) Combat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 1: At 6 o'clock, the squadron being towed… © Royal Military College Museum, Kingston (Canada) Close Title: Combat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 2: At half past six, the engagement… Author: HAVELL Robert (1769 - 1832) Creation date: 1811 Date represented: May 01, 1811 Dimensions: Height 54.2 - Width 77.8 Technique and other indications: EngravingPublished by George AndrewsLocation: Royal Military College Museum websiteContact copyright: © Royal Military College Museum, Kingston (Canada) Combat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 2: At 6:30, the engagement… © Museum from the Royal Military College, Kingston (Canada) Close Title: Combat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 3: At half past eight, the departure… Author: HAVELL Robert (1769 - 1832) Creation date: 1811 Date represented: May 01, 1811 Dimensions : Height 54.2 - Width 77.8 Technique and other indications: Engraving Published by Georges Andrews Place of conservation: Royal Military College Museum website Contact copyright: © Royal Military College Museum, Kingston (Canada) Combat de Sagone, May 1, 1811 - Print 3: A Half past eight, departure… © Royal Military College Museum, Kingston (Canada) Close Title: Police bulletin of May 25, 1811 Author: Creation date: 1811 Date represented: May 25, 1811 Dimensions: Height 23.5 - Width 35.5 Place of Conservation: Historic Center of the National Archives website Contact copyright: © Historic Center of the National Archives - Photography Workshop Police bulletin of May 25, 1811 © Historic Center of the National Archives - Photography Workshop Publication date: November 2003 Video Corsica under English threat.

The creation of the Grand Louvre

The creation of the Grand Louvre

Planning project of the Grande Galerie du Louvre, circa 1789.ROBERT Hubert (1733 - 1808) View of the Grande Galerie du Louvre in ruins.ROBERT Hubert (1733 - 1808) A gallery of the MuseumROBERT Hubert (1733 - 1808) The Grande Galerie du Louvre under restoration, circa 1798-1799.ROBERT Hubert (1733 - 1808) Close Title: Development project of the Grande Galerie du Louvre, circa 1789.

Louis XIV's court

Louis XIV's court

Louis XIV in front of the Tethys cave ANONYMOUS Institution of the military order of Saint-Louis MAROT François (1666 - 1719) Close Title: Louis XIV in front of the Tethys cave Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1684 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 96 - Width 96 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Palace of Versailles) / Hervé Lewandowski Reference of the image: 98-024036 / MV8075 Louis XIV in front of the Téthys cave © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Versailles) / Hervé LewandowskiClose Title: Institution of the military order of Saint-Louis Author: MAROT François (1666 - 1719) Date of creation: 1710 Date represented: May 10, 1693 Dimensions: Height 51 - Width 76 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: National Museum of the Palace of Versailles (Versailles) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN- Grand Palais (Palace of Versailles) / Gérard Blot Image reference: 95-001943 / MV2149 Institution of the military order of Saint-Louis © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Palace of Versailles) / Gérard Blot Date of publication: January 2013 Inspector of AcademyDeputy Academic DirectorHistorical contextThe court of Louis XIVLouis XIV chose to stabilize the court in his royal residence in Versailles which he had arranged, enlarged and embellished.

The coronation of Marie de Medici

The coronation of Marie de Medici

Close Title: The Coronation of Marie de Medici in Saint-Denis, May 13, 1610 Author: RUBENS Pierre Paul (1577 - 1640) Creation date: 1622 -Date represented: May 13, 1610 Dimensions: Height 394 cm - Width 727 cm Place of conservation: museum du Louvre (Paris) website Contact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais (musée du Louvre) / Christian Jean / Hervé Lewandowski Photographic agency Image reference: 89-001831 / INV1778 The Coronation of Marie de Medici in Saint-Denis, May 13, 1610 © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / Christian Jean / Hervé LewandowskiPublication date: October 2017Academy inspectorDeputy academic directorHistorical contextPainting the queen in majestyThis painting closes the left part of the gallery dedicated by Rubens to Marie de Medici.

The 1929 crisis in the United States and Germany

The 1929 crisis in the United States and Germany

Demonstration of the unemployed in Times Square. New York, November 8, 1930 ANONYMOUS A crowd in front of a savings bank. Germany, 1932.ANONYMOUSCloseTitle: Demonstration of the unemployed in Times Square. New York, November 8, 1930.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1930Date represented: November 08, 1930Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technics and other indications: Photographic printLocation: Eyedea - Keystone websiteContact copyright: © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; Reproduction and exploitation prohibited without prior written consent from the agency & 34; website Image reference: K002875 Unemployed protest in Times Square.

Critique of the July Monarchy, the disappointed hopes of 1830

Critique of the July Monarchy, the disappointed hopes of 1830

Home ›Studies› Critique of the July Monarchy, the disappointed hopes of 1830CloseTitle: It was really worth having us killed.Author: DAUMIER Honoré (1808 - 1879) Creation date: 1835Date represented: 1835Dimensions: Height 21 - Width 29 Technique and other indications: Illustration from the newspaper: & 34; La Caricature & 34 ;, August 27, 1835.

Citroën Cruises: advertising and colonialism in the interwar period

Citroën Cruises: advertising and colonialism in the interwar period

Home ›Studies› The Citroën Cruises: Advertising and Colonialism in the Interwar Period Citroën Autochenille de la Croisière Noire. "A Visit to the Black Cruise Exhibition". BESSELa Black Cruise, exhibition film Citroën-Center-Afrique.DE SMET F. Fermer Title: Citroën autochenille of the Black Cruise.

Communist and socialist cultures at the time of the Popular Front

Communist and socialist cultures at the time of the Popular Front

Home ›Studies› Communist and socialist cultures at the time of the Popular FrontVote communiste.ANONYMERassemblement des jeunes socialistes à PhalempinANONYME © Collections La ContemporaineCloseTitle: Rassemblement des jeunes socialistes à PhalempinAuthor: ANONYME (-) Creation date: August 1937Date represented: 01 : Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: CIRIP / Gesgon Contact copyright: © CIRIP - Photo Alain GESGON - All rights reserved Rally of the socialist youths in Phalempin © CIRIP - Photo Alain GESGON - All rights reserved Date of publication: October 2003 Historical context The popular gathering: data In July 1935, Communists, Socialists and Radicals ratified the so-called “popular rally” program for “bread, peace, freedom” and, on this basis, committed to reciprocal withdrawals in the second round of legislative elections.

The kitchen, domestic hearth

The kitchen, domestic hearth

The Interior of a Kitchen.DRÖLLING Martin (1752 - 1817) The Midday Meal.FIRMIN-GIRARD François-Marie (1838 - 1921) The Old People, Holland.BENOIT-LEVY Jules (1866 - 1952) CloseTitle: L & 39; Interior of a kitchen.Author: DRÖLLING Martin (1752 - 1817) Creation date: 1815Date represented: Dimensions: Height 65 - Width 80.8 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Louvre Museum) / Jean-Gilles BerizziImage reference: 98-012193 / INV4097L & 39; Interior of a kitchen.

The landing of Provence

The landing of Provence

Bombardment of the city of ArlesSubmarine hunters and dredgers of the US NavyGerman bombing on the Notre Dame de la Garde basilica (Notre-Dame-de-la-Garde), CloseTitle: Bombardment of the city of & 39; Arles Author: Creation date: 1944 Represented date: August 15, 1944 Technique and other indications: Bombardment of the city of Arles and the bridge by the B26 of the Mediterranean Air Force.

David, revolutionary artist

David, revolutionary artist

The Lictors Bring Brutus the Bodies of His Sons David Jacques Louis (1748 - 1825) The Triumph of the French People David Jacques Louis (1748 - 1825) Close Title: The Lictors Bring Brutus the Bodies of His Sons Author: DAVID Jacques Louis (1748 - 1825) Creation date: 1789 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 323 - Width 422 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Louvre Museum ) / Gérard Blot / Christian Jean website Image reference: 88-001960-02 / INV3693 The Lictors bring back the bodies of his sons to Brutus.