Tag: 1797

La Duquesa de Alba (1797)

Goya, Francisco de (1746-1828) La Duquesa de Alba (The Duchess of Alba) 1797 Oil on canvas, 210.2 x 149.3 cm Hispanic Society of America, New York Detail of face. Image: Mark Harden’s Artchive.   Detail of hand. Image: Mark Harden’s Artchive.…

Auguste Manet

(1797–1862) .Auguste Manet in Art: Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) Monsieur et Mme Auguste Manet 1860 Musée d’Orsay, Paris     Manet, Édouard (1832-1883) La Musique aux Tuileries 1862 National Gallery, London   Wife Eugénie Désirée Fournier (1811-1885) Son Édouard Manet (1832-1883) Daughter-in-law Suzanne Leenhoff (1830-1906) Grandson? Léon…

John Adams

(1735–1826) 2nd President of the United States (1797–1801) See also: • Presidents of the United States | United States

1797

Rulers: • Charles IV, King of Spain (1788-1808) • George Washington, 1st President of the United States (1789-1797) • John Adams, 2nd President of the United States (1797-1801) Births: • Manet, Auguste (1797-1862) • Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft (1797-1851) Deaths: • Wollstonecraft, Mary (1759-1797) Art: • Canova, Antonio (1757-1822): Amore e Psiche…

George Washington

(1732–1799) 1st President of the United States (1789–1797) See also: • Presidents of the United States | United States

Mary Wollstonecraft

(1759–1797) Works: • A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (English) • Letters Written During a Short Residence in Sweden, Norway, and Denmark (English) • Maria; Or, The Wrongs of Woman (English) • Mary: A Fiction (English) • Mary Wollstonecraft’s…

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley

(1797–1851) née Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin Works: • Frankenstein; Or, The Modern Prometheus (English) • History of a Six Weeks’ Tour (English) • The Last Man (English) • Mathilda (English) • Notes to the Complete Poetical Works of Percy Bysshe Shelley…