Tag: Napoléon

Napoléon I (France)

(1769–1821) First Consul of the French Republic (1799–1804) Emperor of the French (1804–1815) President of the Italian Republic (1802–1805) King of Italy (1805–1814) Napoléon in Literature: • Shaw, George Bernard (1856-1950): The Man of Destiny (1898) Napoléon in Art: Canova, Antonio (1757-1822) Busto di Napoleone c.1802…

French Monarchs

Philippe II Auguste (1165–1223) King of France (1180–1223) Louis IX (1214–1270) King of France (1226–1270) François I (1494-1547) Count of Angoulême Duke of Valois King of France (1515-1547) Henri IV (1553-1610) Henri le Grand, né Henri de Bourbon King of France (1589-1610)…

René Magritte

(1898–1967) René François Ghislain Magritte The artist’s works: La Mort des Fantômes 1928 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York La Voix des airs 1928 Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo Le Dormeur téméraire 1928 Tate Britain, London Le masque vide 1928 National Museum Wales, Cardiff Les…