Tag: 1788

The Infant Hercules (c.1785-1789)

Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792) The Infant Hercules c.1785–1789 Oil on millboard, 25.5 × 21 cm Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton This is believed to be a preparatory sketch for a history painting commissioned by Catherine the Great, with the subject left to…

Francisco Cabarrús (1788)

Goya, Francisco (1746-1828) Francisco Cabarrús 1788 Oil on canvas, 210 x 127 cm Banco de España, Madrid See also: • Cabarrús, François (1752-1810)

Carlos IV (España)

(1748–1819) King of Spain (1788–1808) Carlos IV in Art: Goya, Francisco de (1746-1828) La familia de Carlos IV 1800 Museo del Prado, Madrid     See also: • España | Goya, Francisco de | María Luisa de Parma | Monarchs | Spanish Monarchs

1788

Rulers: • Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1762-1796) • Charles IV, King of Spain (1788-1808) Births: • Byron, George Gordon Noel, 6th Baron Byron (1788-1824) Deaths: • Gainsborough, Thomas (1727-1788) Music: • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791): Symphony No. 40 (1788) • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus (1756-1791): Symphony…

Thomas Gainsborough

(1727–1788) The artist’s works: Conversation in a Park c.1746–1748 Musée du Louvre, Paris Landscape in Suffolk c.1748 Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna Portrait of the Artist with his Wife and Daughter c.1748 National Gallery, London View in Suffolk c.1755 Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis A…

Lord Byron

(1788–1824) George Gordon Noel Byron, 6th Baron Byron, FRS Works: • A Day with Lord Byron (English, as Contributor) • Childe Harold’s Pilgrimage (English) • Don Juan (English) • Fugitive Pieces (English) • Korinton piiritys (Finnish) • Letters and Journals.…