Tag: 1764

Madame de Pompadour

(1721–1764) Jeanne-Antoinette Poisson Marquise de Pompadour Duchesse de Menars Madame de Pompadour in Art: Fragonard, Jean-Honoré (1732-1806) Psyché montrant à ses soeurs les présents de l’amour 1753 National Gallery, London     Modigliani, Amedeo (1884-1920) Madam Pompadour 1915 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago  …

Veduta di Pirna con la Fortezza di Sonnenstein (1755-1765)

Bellotto, Bernardo (1721–1780) Veduta di Pirna con la Fortezza di Sonnenstein (View of Pirna with the Fortress of Sonnenstein) 1755–1765 Oil on canvas, 49.3 × 79.5 cm Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago See also: • Pirna (Germany) | Saxony | Sonnenstein Castle (Pirna)

Miguel Fernández Flores

(1764–1822) Friar Fernández Flores in Art: Goya, Francisco de (1746-1828) Fray Miguel Fernández Flores 1815 Worcester Art Museum, Worcester    

L’Olimpo, Trionfo di Venere (1761-1764)

Tiepolo, Giambattista (1696-1770) L’Olimpo, o Trionfo di Venere (The Olympus or Triumph of Venus) 1761–1764 Oil on canvas, 87 x 61.5 cm Museo del Prado, Madrid This is a sketch for a no-longer extant painting on canvas intended to decorate…

Bildergalerie Sanssouci

Established: 1764 Location: Im Park Sanssouci 4, 14469 Potsdam Website: https://www.spsg.de/en/palaces-gardens/object/picture-gallery-of-sanssouci/ Collection: • Caravaggio (1571-1610): Incredulità di San Tommaso (1602) See also: • Museums | Potsdam (Germany)

1764

Rulers: • Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1762-1796) Events: • Bildergalerie Sanssouci established in Potsdam. • Hermitage Museum established in Saint Petersburg. Births: • Fernández Flores, Miguel (1764-1822) Deaths: • Pompadour, Madame de (1721-1764) Art: • Bellotto, Bernardo (1721–1780): Veduta di Pirna…

Hermitage Museum (Saint Petersburg)

Established: 1764 Location: 38 Palace Embankment, Dvortsovy Municipal Okrug, Cental District, Saint Petersburg Website: https://www.hermitagemuseum.org/ Collection: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X…