Tag: 1806

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

(1806–1861) Elizabeth Barrett Browning, née Elizabeth Barrett Moulton-Barrett Works: • Aurora Leigh (English) • ‘He Giveth His Beloved Sleep’ (English) • O May I Join the Choir Invisible! and Other Favorite Poems (English) • The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning,…

Walton bridges (c.1806)

Turner, Joseph Mallord William (1775-1851) Walton bridges c.1806 Oil on canvas, 91.2 × 122.5 cm National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne Compare: Canaletto (1697-1768) Walton Bridge 1754 Dulwich Picture Gallery, London     See also: • Walton-on-Thames (England)

Nicolas Edmé Restif de la Bretonne

(1734–1806) Nicolas-Edme Rétif Works: • L’Anti-Justine; ou, Les Delices de l’amour (French) • Contes de Restif de la Bretonne (French) Restif de la Bretonne in Film: La nuit de Varennes 1982 Director: Ettore Scola Starring: Jean-Louis Barrault, Marcello Mastroianni   Born October 23…

Perseo con la testa della Medusa (1804-1806)

Canova, Antonio (1757-1822) Perseo con la testa della Medusa (Perseus with the Head of Medusa) 1804–1806 Marble, 242.6 x 191.8 x 102.9 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Study: Canova, Antonio (1757-1822) Testa di Medusa c.1801 Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago  …

Jean-Honoré Fragonard

(1732–1806) Jean-Honoré Nicolas Fragonard The artist’s works: Le Concours musical c.1749–1752 Wallace Collection, London La Bascule c.1750–1752 Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza, Madrid La Bergère c.1750–1752 Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee Les amants heureux c.1751–1755 Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena Psyché montrant à ses soeurs les présents de l’amour…