Tag: 1798

Giacomo Leopardi

(1798–1837) Count Giacomo Taldegardo Francesco di Sales Saverio Pietro Leopardi Works: • Essays and Dialogues (English) • I Canti (Italian) • The Poems of Giacomo Leopardi (English) • The Poems of Leopardi (English) Born June 29 1798 Recanati (Italia) Died…

Margaret Burr, Mrs Thomas Gainsborough

(1728–1798) Margaret Gainsborough, née Burr Margaret in Art: Gainsborough, Thomas (1727-1788) Conversation in a Park c.1746–1748 Musée du Louvre, Paris     Gainsborough, Thomas (1727-1788) Portrait of the Artist with his Wife and Daughter c.1748 National Gallery, London     Gainsborough, Thomas…

Giacomo Casanova

(1725–1798) Giacomo Girolamo Casanova Jacques, Chevalier de Seingalt Works: • The Memoirs of Jacques Casanova de Seingalt (English) Filmography as Writer: Il Casanova di Federico Fellini 1976 Director: Federico Fellini Starring: Donald Sutherland, Tina Aumont     Casanova in Film: La nuit de…

Eugène Delacroix

(1798–1863) Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix The artist’s works: La Mise au tombeau d’après Titien 1820 Musée des Beaux-Arts, Lyon Un cheval attelé à un poteau c.1820 National Gallery of Art, Washington Dante et Virgile aux enfers 1822 Musée du Louvre, Paris Jeune orpheline au cimetière…

John Adams

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

1798

Rulers: • Charles IV, King of Spain (1788-1808) • John Adams, 2nd President of the United States (1797-1801) Events: • Musée de Grenoble established in France. Births: • Clairmont, Claire (1798-1879) • Delacroix, Eugène (1798-1863) • Leopardi, Giacomo (1798-1837) Deaths: • Burr, Margaret (1728-1798) • Casanova, Giacomo (1725-1798) Music: • Haydn,…

Musée de Grenoble

Established: 1798 Location: 5 place Lavalette 38000 Grenoble Website: http://www.museedegrenoble.fr/ Collection: • Bazille, Frédéric (1841-1870): Fleurs (1868) • Matisse, Henri (1869-1954): Le Tapis rouge (1906) See also: • Grenoble (France) | Museums

Claire Clairmont

(1798–1879) Clara Mary Jane Clairmont Claire Clairmont in Film: Mary Shelley 2017 Director: Haifaa al-Mansour Starring: Elle Fanning, Douglas Booth   Born April 27 1798 Brislington, Bristol (England) Died March 19 1879 Firenze (Italia) Father John Lethbridge Mother Mary Jane Vial Clairmont Godwin Stepfather William…