Tag: 1856

L’Amazone (1856)

Courbet, Gustave (1819-1877) L’Amazone (Woman in a Riding Habit) 1856 Oil on canvas, 115.6 x 89.2 cm Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

Robert Schumann

(1810–1856) Robert Alexander Schumann Filmography as Composer: Ludwig 1972 Director: Luchino Visconti Starring: Helmut Berger, Romy Schneider   Born June 8 1810 Zwickau (Germany) Died July 29 1856 Endenich, Bonn (Germany) Cause of death Syphilis Occupation Composer Conductor Occupation Musician Pianist

Banco de España (Madrid)

Established: 1856 Finished: 1891 Location: Calle de Alcalá, 48, 28014 Madrid Style: Eclectic Website: https://www.bde.es/bde/es/ Collection: • Goya, Francisco (1746-1828): Francisco Cabarrús (1788)

National Portrait Gallery (London)

Founded: 1856 Location: St.Martin’s Place, London WC2H 0HE Website: https://www.npg.org.uk/ Collection: • Abercromby, Julia (1840-1915): Queen Victoria, after Heinrich von Angeli (1883) See also: • Museums

George Bernard Shaw

(1856–1950) Works: • Androcles and the Lion (1912) • Arms and the Man (1894) • Augustus Does His Bit: A True-to-Life Farce (1916) • Back to Methuselah: A Metabiological Pentateuch (1921) • Candida (1898) • Caesar and Cleopatra (1898) • Fanny’s First Play (1911) • Heartbreak House (1913-1916)…

John Singer Sargent

(1856–1925) The artist’s works: Madame Gautreau Drinking a Toast 1882–1883 Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston Madame X 1883–1884 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York Portrait de Rodin 1884 Musée Rodin, Paris Claude Monet Painting 1885 Tate Britain, London Self-Portrait 1906 Galleria…

Woodrow Wilson

(1856–1924) 28th President of the United States (1913–1921) See also: • Presidents of the United States | United States

Franklin Pierce

(1804–1869) 14th President of the United States (1853–1857) See also: • Presidents of the United States | United States