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Artists under the Occupation: Joséphine Baker

Artists under the Occupation: Joséphine Baker

Close Title: Joséphine Baker on stage in a cabaret in Paris during the Occupation Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1940 Date represented: 1940 Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Technique and other indications: Photography Place of conservation: Bildarchiv Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Berlin) websiteContact copyright: © BPK, Berlin, Dist RMN-Grand Palais - BPK image Image reference: 06-522462 / 10012303 Josephine Baker on stage in a cabaret in Paris during the Occupation.

The Vichy army is recruiting

The Vichy army is recruiting

Armistice Army Recruitment Poster - GENIE. Armistice Army Recruitment Poster - ARTILLERY. Armistice Army Recruitment Poster - LA CAVALERIE. Close Title: Poster of recruitment of the armistice army - GENIUS.Author: Creation date: 1941Date represented: 1941Dimensions: Height 78 - Width 59Technics and other indications: Paper poster (four-color printing) Place of Conservation: Musée de l'Armée (Paris ) websiteContact copyright: © Paris - Musée de l & 39; Armée, Dist.

The assassination of Henri IV painted in the XIX<sup>e</sup> century

The assassination of Henri IV painted in the XIXe century

Assassination of Henri IV and arrest of Ravaillac on May 14, 1610 © RMN-Grand Palais (Château de Pau) / René-Gabriel OjédaPublication date: September 2018Academy inspectorDeputy academic directorHistorical contextA painting of the occasionCharles-Gustave Housez subscribes in the tradition of the exaltation of Henri IV (1553-1610) since the beginning of the 19th century.

National workshops

National workshops

National workshops at Champ-de-Mars. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - Bulloz Publication date: February 2010 Historical context National workshops, “moment” of the year 1848 At the end of the February 1848 revolution, the Second Republic was established established, ending the July Monarchy (1830-1848).

Public baths on a boat in Rouen

Public baths on a boat in Rouen

Public baths project on a boat in Rouen. © Departmental Archives of Seine-Maritime Publication date: June 2013 Responsible for iconographic collections, Departmental Archives of Seine-Maritime Historical context First steps towards hygiene In the 18th century, rivers remained the only place for swimming for almost the entire population.

Corsican autonomy in the interwar period: <i>In Muvra</i>

Corsican autonomy in the interwar period: In Muvra

Subscription leaflet to the newspaper A Muvra ("Le Mouflon") .A Muvra. Regionalist bulletin for the island of Corsica. Ajaccio.The commemoration of Morosaglia.TOMASI AngeCloseTitle: Subscription prospectus to the newspaper A Muvra ("Le Mouflon"). Author: Date of creation: 1920 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: Departmental archives of Corse-du -South websiteContact copyright: © Departmental archives of Corse-du-SudProspectus of subscription to the newspaper A Muvra ("Le Mouflon").

The advent of national sovereignty

The advent of national sovereignty

Close Title: Mirabeau devant Dreux-Brézé (June 23, 1789) Author: DELACROIX Eugène (1798 - 1863) Creation date: 1831 Date represented: June 23, 1789 Dimensions: Height 68 - Width 82 Technique and other indications: sketch for the painting of the 1831 competition for the decoration of the meeting room at the Palais Bourbon Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - F.

The assassination of Concini

The assassination of Concini

Date of publication: September 2018 Inspector of Academy Deputy Academic Director Historical background Tell the event in vignettes On April 24, 1617, Concini, Marshal of Ancre, was assassinated at the entrance to the Louvre by loyal servants of the young King Louis XIII. The political rise of this familiar with the queen mother, who accumulated the offices and acceded to the marshalate in 1613, stirred up divisions within the nobility of France, especially since the period of the regency (1610-1614) continues with the de facto sidelining of Louis XIII by his mother (1614-1617).

The youth hostels

The youth hostels

CloseTitle: United Movement of Youth HostelsAuthor: LASSALLE (-) Date of creation: March 1945Dimensions: Height 56 ​​cm - Width 38 cmPreservation: National Archives (Pierrefitte-sur-Seine) websiteContact copyright: © National ArchivesRéférence de l & 39; Image: Maurice Tadier archives, 20140183/24 United youth hostels movement © National Archives Publication date: May 2019 Historical background Youth hostels This poster, created in March 1945 by Mr.

The masked ball in the 19th century<sup>e</sup> century

The masked ball in the 19th centurye century

The opera ball.GUÉRARD Eugène Charles François (1821 - 1866) The carnival in Paris, masked ball at the Opera.Venetian at the masked ball.COURT Joseph-Désiré (1797 - 1865) Costume ball at the Tuileries Palace .CARPEAUX Jean-Baptiste (1827 - 1875) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - BullozClose Title: The carnival in Paris, masked ball at the Opera.

The Goulue hut and the Bullier ball

The Goulue hut and the Bullier ball

The Bullier ball.MEUNIER Georges (1869 - 1942) The dance at the Moulin Rouge.TOULOUSE-LAUTREC by Henri (1864 - 1901) The Moorish dance or Les Almées.TOULOUSE-LAUTREC by Henri (1864 - 1901) © Library of contemporary international documentation / MHCCloseTitle: La danse au Moulin Rouge.Author: TOULOUSE-LAUTREC by Henri (1864 - 1901) Creation date: 1895Date represented: 1895Dimensions: Height 285 - Width 307.5 Techniques and other indications: Panel for the hut of Goulue, at the Fair of the Throne in Paris.

The battle of Valmy

The battle of Valmy

The battle of Valmy, September 20, 1792. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D. Arnaudet / G. Blot Publication date: March 2016 Historical context The battle of Valmy was won on September 20, 1792 by the French army commanded by Dumouriez and Kellermann on the coalition army commanded by the Duke of Brunswick.

The wedding banquet of Napoleon and Marie-Louise

The wedding banquet of Napoleon and Marie-Louise

Wedding feast of Napoleon I and Marie-Louise, April 2, 1810. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Publication date: January 2011 Historical background A marriage according to etiquette At the height of his power, Napoleon divorces from Joséphine and seeks a new "belly" which can assure him offspring.

The Battle of the Pyramids

The Battle of the Pyramids

The Battle of the Pyramids.VINCENT François André (1746 - 1816) The Battle of the Pyramids.LEJEUNE Louis-François (1775 - 1848) Close Title: The Battle of the Pyramids.Author: VINCENT François André (1746 - 1816) Creation Date: 1806Date represented : July 21, 1798 Dimensions: Height 80 - Width 125 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - J.

The Battle of Berlin

The Battle of Berlin

Battle of BerlinANONYM de Caen, city of History for Peace (Caen) websiteContact copyright: © Central Museum of the Armed Forces of Moscow / Le Mémorial de CaenImage reference: MEMO_PHOT_02477 © Central Museum of the Armed Forces of Moscow / The Memorial de CaenCloseTitle: Battle of BerlinAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: May 1, 1945Date represented: May 1, 1945Dimensions: Height 14.6 cm - Width 18.9 cm Techniques and other indications: silver print Place of conservation: Memorial of Caen, city of History for Peace (Caen) websiteContact copyright: © Central Museum of the Armed Forces of Moscow / The Caen Memorial Image reference: MEMO_PHOT _02482 © Central Museum of the Armed Forces of Moscow / Le Mémorial de CaenCloseTitle: Battle of BerlinAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: May 1, 1945Date shown: May 1, 1945Dimensions: Height 14.4 cm - Width 20.1 cm Techniques and other indications : silver print Place of Conservation: Memorial of Caen, City of History for Peace (Caen) website Contact copyright: © Central Museum of the Armed Forces of Moscow / Le Memorial de Caen Image reference: MEMO_PHOT_02475 © Central Museum of Moscow Armed Forces / Le Mémorial de Caen Date of publication: November 2015 Historical background When the Red Army takes Berlin The final battle against the Wehrmacht, the Battle of Berlin, which takes place from April 16 to May 2, 1945, completes the success of the Allies and leads to the end of World War II in Europe.

The Battle of the Marne: infantry in combat

The Battle of the Marne: infantry in combat

The capture of Barcy (Seine-et-Marne), September 6, 1914 ANONYMOUS Liberation War of 1914 / Episode of the Battle of the Marne. September 6-14, 1914.BESNIER FernandClose Title: The capture of Barcy (Seine-et-Marne), September 6, 1914.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Date represented: September 06, 1914 Dimensions: Height 65 - Width 93 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.

Bazaine, commander of the Mexican expedition

Bazaine, commander of the Mexican expedition

Achille-François Bazaine, Marshal of France (1811-1888). © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G. Blot Publication date: March 2016 Historical background Achille Bazaine (Versailles, 1811-Madrid, 1888) entered the army in 1831. Maximilien , who had refused to accompany him, was arrested and shot.Analysis of the imagesBazaine is portrayed here on the ground of the military campaign in Mexico.

Berlin in the 1930s: between frenzy and chaos

Berlin in the 1930s: between frenzy and chaos

CloseTitle: Rue à Berlin.Author: GROSZ George (1893 - 1959) Creation date: 1931Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technique and other indications: Oil on canvasLocation of Conservation: Grenoble Museum websiteContact copyright: © ADAGP, © Grenobles museum photography web site © ADAGP, Grenoble museum photography Publication date: February 2015 VideoBerlin in the 1930s: between frenzy and chaosVideoHistorical contextGermany in chaosWorld War I and the German defeat had major political and economic consequences.

Bir Hakeim

Bir Hakeim

Soldiers of the Pacific BattalionANONYMEPacific Battalion in tirANONYME positionView from the trench to the location of the 75 cannonANONYMCloseTitle: Soldiers of the Pacific BattalionAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Date Created: 1942 -Date Shown: 1942 Location of Conservation : Musée de l'Armée (Paris) website Contact copyright: Paris - Musée de l & 39; Armée, Dist.

The blockade of Paris in 1649

The blockade of Paris in 1649

Close Title: The Actions of the Grand Condé, Blockade of Paris 1649 Author: LE CONTE Sauveur (1659 - 1694) Creation date: 1687 -Date represented: 1649 Dimensions: Height 180 cm - Width 308 cm Techniques and other indications: Secondary scene: Combat of Vitry, attack of Charenton and fight of Brie-Comte-Robert Place of Conservation: Musée Condé (Chantilly) website Contact copyright: RMN-Grand Palais (domaine de Chantilly) / René-Gabriel Ojéda Reference of the image: 06-512415 / PE360 Actions of the Grand Condé, Blockade of Paris 1649 © RMN-Grand Palais (domaine de Chantilly) / René-Gabriel Ojéda Date of publication: January 2018 Inspector of Academy Deputy Academic Director Historical background Painting the civil war against a background of Condean military glory At the end of his life, Louis II de Bourbon, prince of Condé and first prince of the blood, had a gallery fitted out at the Château de Chantilly, in which he wanted the memorable actions of his glorious ca military rear.