Tag: 1854

Empress Elisabeth of Austria

(1837–1898) Elisabeth Amalie Eugenie, Herzogin in Bayern Empress consort of Austria (1854-1898) Queen consort of Hungary (1854-1898) Queen consort of Croatia (1854-1898) Queen consort of Bohemia (1854-1898) Queen consort of Lombardy-Venetia (1854-1866) Filmography:   Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring:…

Oscar Wilde

(1854–1900) Oscar Fingal O’Flahertie Wills Wilde   Works: • A Florentine Tragedy; La Sainte Courtisane (1894) • A House of Pomegranates (1891) • A Woman of No Importance (1893) • An Ideal Husband (1895) • De profundis (1897) • Essays and Lectures • For Love of the…

Arthur Rimbaud

(1854–1891) Jean Nicolas Arthur Rimbaud   Works: • Poésies complètes (French)   Rimbaud in Art: Fantin-Latour, Henri (1836-1904) Coin de table (By the Table) 1872 Oil on canvas, 161 x 223.5 cm Musée d’Orsay, Paris     Born October 20 1854…

National Gallery of Ireland

Founded: 1854 Opened: 1864 Location: Merrion Square West, Dublin 2, Ireland Website: http://www.nationalgallery.ie/   Collection: • Caravaggio (1571-1610): Cattura di Cristo (1602) • Vermeer, Jan (1632-1675): Woman Writing a Letter, with her Maid (c. 1670)   See also: • Museums  

1854

  Rulers: • Franklin Pierce, 14th President of the United States (1853-1857) • Victoria, Queen of the United Kingdom (1837-1901) Events: • National Gallery of Ireland founded in Dublin. Births: • Charigot, Aline (1854-1915) • Rimbaud, Arthur (1854-1891) • Wilde, Oscar (1854-1900) Literature: • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): Hard Times (1854) • Dickens, Charles (1812-1870): The…