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The beginnings of Japonism in France

The beginnings of Japonism in France

Meeting between Emile Guimet and a Buddhist monk.RÉGAMEY Félix Élie (1844 - 1907) Young girl at the tea stop in front of the sea, island of EnoshemaRÉGAMEY Félix Élie (1844 - 1907) Illustration from the novel & 34; Okoma & 34; RÉGAMEY Félix Élie (1844 - 1907) Close Title: Meeting between Emile Guimet and a Buddhist monk.

La Defense of Paris

La Defense of Paris

CloseTitle: La Défense.Author: RODIN Auguste (1840 - 1917) Creation date: 1879Date represented: 1870Dimensions: Height 151 - Width 80Technics and other indications: plaster; Patina Conservation location: Musée Rodin website Contact copyright: © ADAGP, © Musée Rodin, Paris - Photo B. Jarretsite web Image reference: S.

The last of the Bourbons

The last of the Bourbons

King Charles X visiting Notre-Dame church. © Photo RMN-Grand PalaisPublication date: March 2016Historical backgroundThe successor of Louis XVIII Since 1814, the Comte d'Artois, future Charles X, was considered the leader of the party ultra, hostile to the Charter and to liberal principles, eager to return to the absolutist monarchy overthrown by the Revolution.

Fantastic decor

Fantastic decor

Eiffel Tower covering project TOUSSAINT Henri (1849 - 1911) Moving sidewalk, Alma Bridge stationNEURDEIN Frères (1868 - 1918) Close Title: Eiffel Tower covering project Author: TOUSSAINT Henri (1849 - 1911) Date of creation: 1900 Dimensions: Height 90cm - Width 1145cm Techniques and other indications: watercolor, pen drawing, gouache Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d & 39; Orsay) / Hervé Lewandowski Link to l & 39 ; image Image reference: 05-523927 / ARO 1981-931 Eiffel Tower cladding project © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée d & 39; Orsay) / Hervé LewandowskiClose Title: Moving sidewalk, Alma bridge station Author : NEURDEIN Frères (1868 - 1918) Creation date: 1900 Dimensions: Height 203 cm - Width 272 cm Techniques and other indications: albumen paper print Place of conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: Musée d & 39; Orsay, Dist.

Degas sculptor and the daring realism of the <i>14 year old dancer</i>

Degas sculptor and the daring realism of the 14 year old dancer

Home ›Studies› Degas sculptor and the daring realism of the Little 14-year-old dancerLittle 14-year-old dancer.DEGAS Edgar (1834 - 1917) 14-year-old dancer.DEGAS Edgar (1834 - 1917) Four studies of a dancer. DEGAS Edgar (1834 - 1917) Dancer, large arabesque, third stroke, second study.

The royal residences

The royal residences

View of the Bassin d'Apollon and of the Grand Canal of Versailles in 1713.MARTIN Pierre-Denis, dit MARTIN le Jeune (1663 - 1742) View of the Grand Trianon castle taken from the Avenue in 1723.MARTIN Pierre-Denis, dit MARTIN the Younger (1663 - 1742) General view of the Château de Marly, taken from the trough. MARTIN Pierre-Denis, known as MARTIN the Younger (1663 - 1742) View of the Apollo basin and of the Grand Canal of Versailles in 1713.

Departure to the front in 1914

Departure to the front in 1914

CloseTitle: The departure of the soldier.Author: PROVEN Victor (1858 - 1943) Date represented: 1914Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Location: Musée Lorrain de Nancy websiteContact copyright: © Collection de la salle d & 39; honor du 26 ° RI , Departmental Military Delegation of Meurthe-et-Moselle, © Musée Lorrain, Nancy / Photo P.

The division of the province of Brittany into five departments

The division of the province of Brittany into five departments

Close Title: Geometric map of Brittany ... bearing the limits of future departments Date of creation: 1771 Date represented: February 26, 1790 Dimensions: Height 57.05 - Width 79.05 Technique and other indications: and the approval of the Breton deputies, February 26, 1790. Conservation location: Historic Center of the National Archives website Contact copyright: © Historic Center of the National Archives - Photography workshop Image reference: NN / 182/54 Geometric map of Brittany.

Drawing death during the 1914-1918 war

Drawing death during the 1914-1918 war

The exhumation of Defest in Carency.FALKÉ Pierre (1884 - 1947) After.ZINOVIEV AlexandreL & 39; exhumation of Defest in Carency. © Collections La Contemporaine © Historial de la Grande Guerre - Péronne (Somme) - Photo Yazid Medmoun Date of publication: July 2006 Historical background The new conditions of war inflict countless and terrible violence on the soldiers.

The patriotic gift of women during the Revolution

The patriotic gift of women during the Revolution

CloseTitle: Patriotic gift of illustrious françoises.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1789Date represented: September 07, 1789Dimensions: Height 30.5 - Width 41.5Technique and other indications: Soft size hand-colored on laid paper Chéreau Jacques- François (printer, bookseller, publisher) Paris (place of publishing) Place of Conservation: MuCEM website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - J.

The exchange of princesses

The exchange of princesses

Close Title: The Exchange of the two Princesses of France and Spain on the Bidassoa at Hendaye, November 9, 1615 Author: RUBENS Pierre Paul (1577 - 1640) Date of creation: 1622 -Date represented: November 9, 1615 Dimensions: Height 394 cm - Width 295 cm Place of Conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais (Louvre museum) / René-Gabriel Ojéda / Thierry Le Mage Photographic agency Image reference: 02-000804 / INV1782L & 39; Exchange of the two princesses of France and Spain on the Bidassoa in Hendaye, November 9, 1615 © RMN-Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / René-Gabriel Ojéda / Thierry Le Mage Date of publication: October 2017 Inspector of Academy Academic Director deputy Historical context A misplaced canvas?

Édouard Drumont, the champion of anti-Semitism in France at the end of the 19th century<sup>e</sup> century

Édouard Drumont, the champion of anti-Semitism in France at the end of the 19th centurye century

Home ›Studies› Édouard Drumont, the champion of anti-Semitism in France at the end of the 19th centuryClose Title: Edouard Drumont.Author: PETIT Pierre Lanith (1831 - 1909) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technical and other indications: Albumen print. Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

Napoleon's diplomacy

Napoleon's diplomacy

Napoleon receives the Persian ambassador at the castle of Finkenstein.MULARD François-Henri (1769 - 1850) The deputation of the Roman Senate offering his homage to Napoleon. 16 November 1809 GOUBAUD Innocent-Louis (1783 - 1847) Close Title: Napoleon receives the ambassador de Perse au château de Finkenstein Author: MULARD François-Henri (1769 - 1850) Date of creation: 1810 Date represented: April 24, 1807 Dimensions: Height 230 - Width 280 Technique and other indications: Commissioned by Napoleon I for the throne room at the Palais des Tuileries in Paris.

Architectural duel at the 1937 Paris Universal Exhibition

Architectural duel at the 1937 Paris Universal Exhibition

Home ›Studies› Architectural duel at the Universal Exhibition in Paris in 1937 Soviet and German pavilions at the 1937 World's Fair © Fernand Baldet Publication date: April 2019 Historical background War or peace?

The republican school in Brittany

The republican school in Brittany

Close Title: The Manual Class. School for little girls (Finistère) Author: HALL Richard (1860 - 1942) Date of creation: 1889 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 85 - Width 142 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Deposit of the National Contemporary Art Fund, 1891 Place of Conservation: Rennes Museum of Fine Arts websiteContact copyright: © Rennes Fine Arts Museum, Dist.

The Embarrassments of Paris

The Embarrassments of Paris

Date of publication: January 2020 Inspector of Academy Deputy Academic Director Historical background Fascination for the embarrassments of Paris As the city expands significantly and welcomes a population that grows sharply during the seventeenth century (approximately 300,000 Parisians in 1600, 500,000 in 1680), while the number of hand-drawn and horse-drawn carriages in its streets, evoking the daily activity of the capital of the kingdom of France from the angle of nuisances, whether sound, visual, olfactory or physical, constitutes a fashionable motif in the 17th century.

The 1918 liberation loan

The 1918 liberation loan

Comptoir national d & 39; escompte de paris, national loan, 1918.LEROUX Pierre Albert (1890 - 1959) Banque d & 39; Alsace et de Lorraine. Liberation loan.HANSI Jean-Jacques Waltz, dit (1873 - 1951) Close Title: Comptoir national d & 39; escompte de paris, national loan, 1918.Author: LEROUX Pierre Albert (1890 - 1959) Creation date: 1918Date represented: 1918 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Lithography.

The Jewish Child of Warsaw

The Jewish Child of Warsaw

CloseTitle: Arrest in the Warsaw ghetto.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1943Date represented: 1943Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technique and other indications: photograph. April-May 1943 Place of Conservation: Memorial of Caen, city of History for Peace (Caen) website Contact copyright: © NARA / Le Memorial de Caen Image reference: N1500 Arrest in the Warsaw ghetto.

<i>The Brand</i>, said <i>The Ensign of Gersaint</i>

The Brand, said The Ensign of Gersaint

L'Enseigne, known as L'Enseigne de Gersaint.WATTEAU Jean-Antoine (1684 - 1721) L'Enseigne, known as L'Enseigne de Gersaint detail .WATTEAU Jean-Antoine (1684 - 1721) L'Enseigne, known as L'Enseigne de Gersaint detail .WATTEAU Jean-Antoine (1684 - 1721) L'Enseigne, known as L'Enseigne de Gersaint detail .WATTEAU Jean-Antoine (1684 - 1721) L'Enseigne, known as L'Enseigne de Gersaint.

Aux Eparges, April 1915

Aux Eparges, April 1915

In Les Eparges, soldiers burying their comrades in the moonlight. April 1915. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Publication date: August 2005 Historical background The war of positions, which quickly followed the war of movements of the summer and autumn of 1914, caused all hope of glory to be lost. It was to become one of the high places of sacrifice for the French infantry.