Tag: 1796

Catherine the Great

(1729–1796) born Princess Sophie Friederike Auguste of Anhalt-Zerbst Catherine II, Empress of Russia (1762–1796) Works commissioned by her: Reynolds, Joshua (1723-1792) The Infant Hercules c.1785–1789 Princeton University Art Museum, Princeton   Born May 2 1729 Szczecin (Poland) Died November 17 1796 Saint…

François Zola

(1796–1847) Francesco Antonio Giuseppe Maria Zolla Works: • Barrage Zola (Le Tholonet) Émile Zola and his parents (c.1845) Émile Zola and his father François Zola. Émile Zola in Art: Cézanne, Paul (1839-1906) Le Barrage de François Zola c.1879 National Museum Wales, Cardiff…

Jean-Baptiste-Camille Corot

(1796–1875) The artist’s works: Corot à son chevalet 1825 Musée du Louvre, Paris La Trinité-des-Monts 1825–1828 Musée du Louvre, Paris Aqueduc c.1826–1828 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Aqueduc dans la campagne romaine 1826 Private collection Le Velino, la Sortie du Lac de…

Národní Galerie v Praze (Prague)

Established: 1796 Location: Dukelských hrdinů 530/47, 170 00 Prague Website: https://www.ngprague.cz/en/ Collection: • Bronzino (1503-1572): Eleonora di Toledo (1543) • Manet, Édouard (1832-1883): Portrait d’homme (1855) • Rousseau, Henri (1844-1910): Moi-même, Portrait-paysage (1890) See also: • Museums | Prague (Czech Republic)

Accademia Carrara (Bergamo)

Founded: 1796 Location: Piazza Giacomo Carrara, 82/d, 24121 Bergamo Website: https://www.lacarrara.it/ 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 Y Z See also:…

1796

Rulers: • Catherine the Great, Empress of Russia (1762-1796) • Charles IV, King of Spain (1788-1808) • George Washington, 1st President of the United States (1789-1797) Events: • Accademia Carrara founded in Bergamo. • Národní Galerie v Praze established in Prague Births: • Corot, Jean-Baptiste-Camille (1796-1875) • Zola, François (1796-1847) Deaths: • Catherine…