1851

Rulers:

Millard Fillmore, 13th President of the United States (1850-1853)

• Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901)

Events:

Anna Carbentus marries Theodorus van Gogh on May 21.

• Pinacoteca Tosio Martinengo opened in Brescia.

Births:

Evans, Arthur (1851-1941)

Roulin, Augustine (1851-1930)

Deaths:

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft (1797-1851)

Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775-1851)

Literature:

• Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): Some Christmas Stories (1850-1853)

• Gautier, Théophile (1811-1872): Partie carrée (1851)

Music:

• Liszt, Franz (1811-1886): Hungarian Rhapsodies (1846-53)

• Liszt, Franz (1811-1886): La Campanella (1851)

• Schumann, Robert (1810-1856): Symphony no. 4 (1851)

• Verdi, Giuseppe (1813-1901): Rigoletto (1851)

Art:

Bonheur, Rosa (1822-1899): Le Transport du charbon (1851)

• Bouguereau, William (1825–1905): Amour Fraternel (1851)

Corot, Camille (1796-1875): Le port de La Rochelle (1851)

• Courbet, Gustave (1819-1877): Jeunes femmes du village (1851-52)

Courbet, Gustave (1819-1877): Pompiers courant à un incendie (1851)

Daubigny, Charles (1817-1878): Moisson (1851)

Delacroix, Eugène (1798-1863): Lion attaquant un sanglier (1851)

Gérôme, Jean-Léon (1824-1904): Portrait de femme (1851)

Hunt, William Holman (1827-1910): The Light of The World (1851-56)

• Ingres, J. A. D. (1780-1867): Jupiter et Antiope (1851)

Millais, John Everett (1829-1896): Mariana (1851)

Millais, John Everett (1829-1896): Ophelia (1851-52)

Millais, John Everett (1829-1896): The Return of the Dove to the Ark (1851)

Millais, John Everett (1829-1896): The Woodman’s Daughter (1851)

• Pueyrredón, Prilidiano (1823-1870): Retrato de Manuelita Rosas (1851)

• Pueyrredón, Prilidiano (1823-1870): Retrato de Manuelita Rosas, estudio (1851)