1782

Rulers:

Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1762-1796)

Births:

Van Buren, Martin (1782-1862)

Architecture:

Santa Maria del Carmine completed in FirenzeItalia.

Art:

• Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Teseo sul Minotauro (1782)

Gainsborough, Thomas (1727-1788): Rocky, Wooded Landscape with a Dell and Weir (c.1782-83)

Gainsborough, Thomas (1727-1788): Seashore with Fishermen (1781-82)

Gainsborough, Thomas (1727-1788): Tristram and Fox (c.1775-85)

Guardi, Francesco (1712-1793): Scuola di San Marco (c.1782)

• Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792): Portrait of Lord Donounghmore (1780-90)

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