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The Palais de la Porte Dorée, testimony to colonial history

The Palais de la Porte Dorée, testimony to colonial history

Home ›Studies› The Palais de la Porte Dorée, testimony to colonial historyCloseTitle: Palais de la Porte Dorée. View of the facade Date of creation: 1931 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0 Place of Conservation: National City of Immigration History website Contact copyright: © Public establishment of the Palais de la Porte Dorée.

Le Nil cigarette paper

Le Nil cigarette paper

Close Title: All say I only smoke the Nile Date represented: Dimensions: Height 193 - Width 121 Technique and other indications: Colored lithograph. After Albert Guillaume (1873-1942). Circa 1910. Place of Conservation: MuCEM site webContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - J.

A recreated past: Pierrefonds

A recreated past: Pierrefonds

Pierrefonds, the castle.VIOLLET-LE-DUC Eugène (1814 - 1879) Napoleon III and François-Ferdinand visiting the castle of Pierrefonds.VIOLLET-LE-DUC Eugène (1814 - 1879) Pierrefonds.VIOLLET-LE-DUC Eugène (1814 - 1879) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D. ArnaudetClose Title: Napoleon III and François-Ferdinand visiting the Château de Pierrefonds.

Paul Barroilhet

Paul Barroilhet

CloseTitle: Baroilhet.Author: VOGT Charles (-) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Technique and other indications: Galerie de la Presse, de la Littérature & des Beaux-Arts series.Port title: Baroilhet sic. National Museum of the Château de Compiègne website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - D.

The peasantry and social progress

The peasantry and social progress

Close Title: The peasants of Flagey returning from the fair Author: COURBET Gustave (1819 - 1877) School: Realism Date of creation: 1850 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 208 - Width 275 Technique and other indications: also says & 34; Le retour de la foire & 34; oil painting on canvas Place of Conservation: Museum of Fine Arts and Archeology of Besançon website Contact copyright: © Musée d & 39; Orsay, on deposit at the Museum of Fine Arts and Archeology of Besançon (France) / Photo C.

"Outraged Paris"

The Nazi flag flies over the Arc de Triomphe. © BPK, Berlin, Dist RMN-Grand Palais - BPK imagePublished date: March 2012Historical backgroundThe first flagOn June 14, 1940 in the early morning, the Germans entered Paris, declared an open city. All French flags are then removed from buildings and replaced by Nazi flags.

Pauline Borghese, princess and muse

Pauline Borghese, princess and muse

Pauline Bonaparte, Princess Borghese, Duchess of Guastalla.LEFEVRE Robert (1755 - 1830) Pauline Bonaparte, Princess Borghese.Pauline Borghese Bonaparte in Venus.CANOVA Antonio (1757 - 1822) Close Title: Pauline Bonaparte, Princess Borghese, Duchess of Guastalla.Author: LEFEVRE Robert (1755 - 1830) Creation date: 1806 Represented date: 1806 Dimensions: Height 216 - Width 215 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas.

Tax collection and the place of writing in the countryside

Tax collection and the place of writing in the countryside

Home ›Studies› Tax collection and the place of writing in the countryside La Tîme.BRUEGHEL d & 39; Enfer (known as) Pieter, the Younger 39; Hell (known as) Pieter, the Younger (-) Date of creation: 1617 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 55 - Width 80 Technique and other indications: Oil on wood Place of conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN -Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / Daniel Arnaudet Image reference: 97-006042 / RF1973-37 © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Musée du Louvre) / Daniel ArnaudetClose Title: Trial bag.

Painting labor

Painting labor

The coal unloaders.MONET Claude (1840 - 1926) The coal collector.GERVEX Henri (1852 - 1929) Close Title: The coal unloaders.Author: MONET Claude (1840 - 1926) School: Impressionism Date of creation: 1875 Date represented: Dimensions : Height 55 - Width 66 Technique and other indications: oil painting on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais Image reference: 94DE18265 / RF 1993-21 ​​Unloaders of coal.

The small trades of Paris in the albums of Eugène Atget

The small trades of Paris in the albums of Eugène Atget

Rémouleur.ATGET Eugène (1857 - 1927) Merchant of baskets.ATGET Eugène (1857 - 1927) Chiffonnier.ATGET Eugène (1857 - 1927) Florist.ATGET Eugène (1857 - 1927) Close Title: Rémouleur.Author: ATGET Eugène (1857 - 1927) ) Creation date: 1899 Represented date: 1899 Dimensions: Height 17.4 - Width 21.7 Technique and other indications: Positive photograph on albumen paper from gelatinobromide glass negative Place of Conservation: Bibliothèque nationale de France (Paris) website Contact copyright : © Photo National Library of France Image reference: OA-615 (1) -PET Fol Atget 3000 © Photo National Library of France Close Title: Marchand de basiers.

Pierre Laval, the chief collaborator

Pierre Laval, the chief collaborator

CloseTitle: Adolf Hitler and Pierre Laval during a meeting.Author: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1942Date represented: December 19, 1942Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Location: Bildarchiv Preussischer Kulturbesitz (Berlin) websiteContact copyright: © BPK, Berlin , Dist RMN-Grand Palais - BPK image website Image reference: 08-547126 Adolf Hitler and Pierre Laval during a meeting.

From the Place de Grève to the Place de l'Hotel de Ville

From the Place de Grève to the Place de l'Hotel de Ville

Hôtel de Ville and Place de Grève.HOFFBAUER Théodore-Joseph-Hubert (1839 - 1922) View of the Hôtel de Ville in Paris, taken from the side of the square.JANINET Jean-François (1752 - 1814) Hôtel de ville de Paris.BALDUS Edouard Denis (1813 - 1889) Hôtel de Ville and Place de Grève. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - BullozView of the Hôtel de Ville de Paris, taken from the side of the square.

The plan of a slave ship, symbol of the abolitionist movement

The plan of a slave ship, symbol of the abolitionist movement

Home ›Studies› The plan of a slave ship, symbol of the abolitionist movement "Plan and Section of a Slave Ship", the Brooks, of Liverpool. Scale model of a slave ship.Thomas Clarkson and William Wilberforce.ANONYMOUSCloseTitle: "Plan and Section of a Slave Ship ', the Brooks, of Liverpool.Author: Date Created: 1789Date Shown: Dimensions: Height 49 - Width 38Technique and other indications: Anti-slavery propaganda print disseminated by the Society for Effecting the Abolition of the Slave Trade, London.

Philippe d´Orléans, Regent of France

Philippe d´Orléans, Regent of France

Portrait of the Regent, Philippe d'Orléans (1674-1723) © RMN - Grand Palais / Agence Bulloz Publication date: January 2015 Professor at Paris VII University Historical background A mysterious painting This painting is an enigma: Carle Van Loo, its presumed author, second son of the painter Louis-Abraham Van Loo (1653-1712), was only 18 years old when the Regent died in 1723.

The Emperor's Police

The Emperor's Police

Joseph Fouché, Duc d & 39; Otrante (1759-1829) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais Publication date: January 2004 Historical background Former student of the Oratorians, professor at the college of Juilly then in Arras where he met Carnot and Robespierre, Fouché was elected deputy to the Convention and played a leading role alongside Collot d'Herbois in the repression of the Lyon revolt in 1793.

The military port of Etretat

The military port of Etretat

Close Title: Project for a military port in Etretat Author: LAPEYRE (-) Creation date: 1805 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 32.8 - Width 147 Technique and other indications: Ink and watercolor on paper Place of Conservation: Departmental Archives of the Seine -Maritime websiteContact copyright: © Departmental Archives of Seine-MaritimeProject of a military port in Etretat.

The Pont Neuf and the Samaritaine in the 18th century<sup>e</sup> century

The Pont Neuf and the Samaritaine in the 18th centurye century

Close Title: The Pont Neuf in Paris, with the Samaritaine pump on the right Author: RAGUENET Jean-Baptiste-Nicolas (1715 - 1793) Creation date: 1755 Date represented: 1755 Dimensions: Height 45 cm - Width 79 cm Technique and other information: oil on canvas Conservation place: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © RMN - Grand Palais (Louvre museum) / Hervé Lewandowski Image reference: 02-005838 / R.

Portrait of the young Trioson

Portrait of the young Trioson

Portrait of the young Trioson. © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H. Lewandowski Publication date: October 2005 Historical context Discovery of childhood In the 18th century, the child became a being worthy of interest. L’Émile ou De l'Education by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, published in 1762, advocates a free education guided by Nature.

Official portrait of President Jules Grévy

Official portrait of President Jules Grévy

Close Title: Jules Grévy (1807-1891), President of the French Republic Author: BONNAT Léon (1833 - 1922) Creation date: 1880 Date represented: Dimensions: Height 152 - Width 116 Technique and other information: Oil on canvas Place of conservation: Museum d & 39; Orsay websiteContact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - G.

Official portraits: Louis-Philippe and Napoleon III

Official portraits: Louis-Philippe and Napoleon III

Louis Philippe I, King of the French (1773-1850) .WINTERHALTER Franz Xaver (1805 - 1873) Napoleon III, Emperor of the French (1808-1873) .WINTERHALTER Franz Xaver (1805 - 1873) Louis Philippe I, King of the French (1773) -1850). © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - All rights reserved Napoleon III, Emperor of the French (1808-1873).