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Jacques-Louis David
Coronation of Napoleon
mk68 Oil on canvas Paris Louvre 1805-1807 France
ID: 30668

Jacques-Louis David Coronation of Napoleon
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Jacques-Louis David

Jacques-Louis David, France Neoclassicism painter, b.1748 - d.1835. Jacques-Louis David is famous for his huge, dramatic canvasses of Napoleon and other historical figures, including Oath of the Horatii (1784), Death of Marat (1793) and The Sabine Women (1799). Early in his career he was a leader in the neoclassical movement; later his subjects became more modern and political. David was himself active in the French Revolution as a supporter of Robespierre and is sometimes called the chief propagandist for the Revolution; after the Reign of Terror ended he was briefly imprisoned for his actions. When Napoleon took power David became his court painter and created several grand canvasses of the Emperor, including the heroic Napoleon Bonaparte Crossing the Alps (1801) and the enormous Coronation of Napoleon and Josephine (1807).   Related Paintings of Jacques-Louis David :. | Madme Recamier (mk08) | The Lictors Bring to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons | napoleon bonaparte korsar alperna | View of the Garden of the Palais du Luxembourg | The Lictors Bring to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons |
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