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Utility jewel

Utility jewel

Watch key in pendeloque.ANONYMECouple.ANONYMEClose Title: Watch key in pendeloque.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 6 - Width 4 Techniques and other indications: Citrine, gold, topaz, colored glass. National Museum of Malmaison Castle websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

Glorified Bonaparte

Glorified Bonaparte

Close Title: Bonaparte crossing the Col du Grand Saint-Bernard Author: DAVID Jacques Louis (1748 - 1825) Date of creation: 1800 Date represented: May 1800 Dimensions: Height 259 - Width 221 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Musée national du Château de Malmaison websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D.

Capitalist and

Capitalist and "bastard in a cap"

The Eternal Cartel CABROL Raoul (1895 - 1956) Here he is, the communist! GALLAND André (1886 - 1965) © ADAGP, Library of contemporary international documentation / MHC Here he is, the communist! © ADAGP, Library of contemporary international documentation / MHCDate Publication date: October 2003 Historical background The National Union and the Communists in 1927 Since June 1926, France has been ruled by a government of National Union headed by Poincaré.

The stamp of the Society of Friends of Blacks

The stamp of the Society of Friends of Blacks

Slave medallion. Inlay in the lower left corner: the stamp of the Society of Friends of Blacks WEDGWOOD Josiah (1730 - 1795) Register of the Society of Friends of Blacks "Be free and citizens". Frontispiece by Charles Boily, after Pierre Rouvier. Speech on the Abolition of Slavery by Anaxagoras Chaumette.

Brasseries in the heart of Paris

Brasseries in the heart of Paris

Close Title: The waitress of bocks Author: MANET Edouard (1832 - 1883) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 77.5 - Width 65 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Between 1878 and 1879 Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H. Lewandowskisite webImage reference: 99-004980 / RF1959-4 © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

A caricature of Adolphe Thiers in 1871

A caricature of Adolphe Thiers in 1871

CloseTitle: Flowers, fruits and vegetables of the day - The pear - M. Thiers.Author: LE PETIT Alfred (1841 - 1909) Creation date: 1871Date represented: 1871Dimensions: Height 28.2 - Width 22.5Technics and other indications: Lithography . Place of Conservation: MuCEM website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - M.

Carnival and its celebrations

Carnival and its celebrations

Carnival scene: various costumed characters in a carriage.LAMI Eugène (1800 - 1890) Official program of the mid-Lent procession 1893.GILLSAERNice, carnival, battle of confetti.GILLETTA Jean (1856 - 1933) Mid-Lent in Paris: the battle of confetti on the boulevards.GÉNIAUX Paul (1873) Close Title: Carnival scene: various costumed characters in a horse-drawn carriage.

The French campaign, 1814

The French campaign, 1814

CloseTitle: 1814. Campagne de France.Author: MEISSONIER Jean-Louis-Ernest (1815 - 1891) School: RomanticismDate of creation: 1864Date represented: 1814Dimensions: Height 51.5 - Width 76.5 Techniques and other indications: painting in l & 39; oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

The box, symbolic anchor of the notebook of a return to the native land of Aimé Césaire

The box, symbolic anchor of the notebook of a return to the native land of Aimé Césaire

Home ›Studies› The hut, symbolic anchor of the Notebook of a return to the native land of Aimé Césaire © Departmental Archives of Martinique Publication date: October 2007 Historical context This small, precarious construction by the ocean, is typical of the “50 geometric steps” habitat.

Cécile Sorel, from the Comédie-Française to the convent, through the music hall and the cinema

Cécile Sorel, from the Comédie-Française to the convent, through the music hall and the cinema

Home ›Studies› Cécile Sorel, from the Comédie-Française to the convent, via the music hall and the cinemaCécile Sorel.Cécile Sorel.PALLEZ LucienCloseTitle: Cécile Sorel.Author: Creation date: 1908Date represented: 1908Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

Charles X distributing rewards to artists at the end of the Salon of 1824

Charles X distributing rewards to artists at the end of the Salon of 1824

Home ›Studies› Charles X distributing rewards to artists at the end of the Salon of 1824Close Title: Charles X distributing rewards to artists at the end of the Salon of 1824 Author: HEIM François Joseph (1787 - 1865) Creation date: 1825 Date represented : 1824 Dimensions: Height 173 - Width 256 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Commissioned in 1825 Place of Conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

La Chalotais, symbol of the fight against ministerial despotism under Louis XV

La Chalotais, symbol of the fight against ministerial despotism under Louis XV

Home ›Studies› The Chalotais, symbol of the fight against ministerial despotism under Louis XVPortrait of Louis René de Caradeuc de La Chalotais.ANONYMELouis René de Caradeuc de La Chalotais.HUBERT Jean-Jacques (1760) Close Title: Portrait of Louis René de Caradeuc de La Chalotais.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 82.9 - Width 64.3 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Museum of Fine Arts of Rennes website Contact copyright: © Musée des beaux- Arts of Rennes, Dist.

Sky Knights: Aviators, New Heroes of the Great War

Sky Knights: Aviators, New Heroes of the Great War

Home ›Studies› Knights of the sky: the aviators, new heroes of the Great WarVerrier, soldier-aviator.Airman Gilbert on his combat apparatus.The 35th German plane shot down from Guynemer to Hoéville.Combat d & 39; planes.BUSSET Maurice (1879 - 1936) Close Title: Glassmaker, soldier-aviator.

Hitler's charisma

Hitler's charisma

Hitler & 34; combative & 34; HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Hitler & 34; imperative & 34; HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Hitler & 34; visionary & 34; HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Hitler & 34; ironic & 34; HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Close Title: Hitler & 34; combatif & 34; Author: HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Creation date: 1925 Date represented: 1925 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: Eyedea - Keystone website Contact copyright: © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; reproduction and exploitation prohibited without prior written agreement from the agency & 34; website Image reference: A 3334 / 7-19 © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; reproduction and exploitation prohibited without prior agreement Written by the agency & 34; CloseTitle: Hitler & 34; Imperative & 34; Author: HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Date Created: 1925Date Represented: 1925Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Location: Eyedea - Keystone websiteContact copyright: © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; re Production and exploitation prohibited without the prior written consent of the agency & 34; website Image reference: A 3334 / 7-19 © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; Reproduction and exploitation prohibited without the prior written consent of the agency & 39; 34; Close Title: Hitler & 34; visionary & 34; Author: HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Creation date: 1925 Represented date: 1925 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: Eyedea - Keystone website Contact copyright: © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; reproduction and use prohibited without the prior written consent of the agency & 34; website Image reference: A 3334 / 7-19 © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; reproduction and exploitation prohibited without the prior written consent of the website ; agency & 34; Close Title: Hitler & 34; ironic & 34; Author: HOFFMANN Heinrich (1885 - 1957) Creation date: 1925 Represented date: 1925 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: Eyedea - Keystone website Contact copyright: © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; Reproduction and exploitation prohibited without prior written consent from the agency & 34; website Image reference: A 3334 / 7-19 © Keystone / Eyedea - & 34; Reproduction and exploitation prohibited without pre-written agreement of the agency & 34; Publication date: March 2016 Historical background Hitler's conquest of power In the aftermath of World War I, nothing seemed to predestinate Adolf Hitler (1889-1945) to become the undisputed master of Germany from 1933, neither his social origins nor his personal trajectory: this illustrious stranger, son of a modest Austrian customs officer, tried his hand at painting without much success, before enlisting as a soldier during the Great War.

An artists' cinema

An artists' cinema

CloseTitle: Poster project for the film by Marcel L & 39; Herbier & 34; L & 39; Inhumaine & 34 ;.Author: LEGER Fernand (1881 - 1955) Date created: 1923Date represented: 1923Dimensions: Height 25 - Width 32, 2Technique and other indications: Ink (drawing), gouache, graphite, paper (material).

The circus, a popular show

The circus, a popular show

Close Title: The Circus Author: SEURAT Georges (1859 - 1891) Date of creation: 1891 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 185.5 - Width 152.5 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright : © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - C. Jean website Image reference: 89EE735 / RF 2511 © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - C.

The Gallic Chief

The Gallic Chief

Gaulois.CARPEAUX Jean-Baptiste (1827 - 1875) Gaulois.DUBOIS Henri Alfred (1859 - 1943) Gallic leader.FREMIET Emmanuel (1824 - 1910) Close Title: Gaulois.Author: CARPEAUX Jean-Baptiste (1827 - 1875) Date represented: Dimensions : Height 5.5 - Width 10 Technique and other indications: Black ink Sketchbook.

The Orange Chorégies

The Orange Chorégies

CloseTitle: Orange Roman Festival posterDate represented: 1869Contact copyright: Rights reserved Orange Roman Festival poster © Rights reservedPublication date: July 2017Mistress in contemporary cultural history Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne University.Historical contextModern use of an ancient monumentThe poster announcing the "Roman Festival" of August 21, 1869, of a deliberate sobriety, contrasts with the grandiose project of its two designers, the playwright Antony-Réal (pseudonym of Fernand Michel) and Félix Ripert: to bring back to the ancient theater of Orange , protected historical monument, its primary function and to host a great show.

Colbert introduces Louis XIV to the members of the Royal Academy of Sciences

Colbert introduces Louis XIV to the members of the Royal Academy of Sciences

Home ›Studies› Colbert presents to Louis XIV the members of the Royal Academy of SciencesClose Title: Colbert presents to Louis XIV the members of the Royal Academy of Sciences created in 1667.Author: TESTELIN Henri (1616 - 1695) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 348 - Width 590 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: 93-000724-02 / MV2074Colbert introduces Louis XIV to the members of the Académie Royale des Sciences created in 1667.

The Jacobins Club of Paris

The Jacobins Club of Paris

Closure of the Salle des Jacobins.Society of Friends of the Constitution, February 28, 1791.Great meeting at the Jacobins in January 1792.ANONYMOUSCloseTitle: Closure of the Salle des Jacobins.Author: Date of creation: 1794 Date represented: July 27, 1794 Dimensions: Height 13 - Width 20.5 Technique and other indications: Closure of the Salle des Jacobins: on the night of July 27 to 28, 1794, or from 9 to 10 Thermidor, 2nd year of the Republic / Designed and engraved by Couché filsEau-etching Place of conservation: Historic Center of the National Archives website Contact copyright: © Historic Center of the National Archives - Photography workshop Image reference: AE / 2/3014 Closing of the Salle des Jacobins.