Nineteenth-Century Art

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September 6, 2012 at 5:35pm
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Eugène Delacroix, Massacre at Chios, 1824. 
Oil on canvas, 417 × 354 cm (13 ft 8 in × 11 ft 7 in). 
Musée du Louvre, Paris.

Eugène Delacroix, Massacre at Chios, 1824. 

Oil on canvas, 417 × 354 cm (13 ft 8 in × 11 ft 7 in). 

Musée du Louvre, Paris.

5:32pm
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Théodore Chassériau, The Tepidarium, 1853.
Oil on canvas, 171 × 258 cm (5 ft 7¼ in × 8 ft 5 ½ in).
Musée d’Orsay, Paris.

Théodore Chassériau, The Tepidarium, 1853.

Oil on canvas, 171 × 258 cm (5 ft 7¼ in × 8 ft 5 ½ in).

Musée d’Orsay, Paris.

5:29pm
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William Hodges, View of Oaitepeha Bay,Tahiti.
Oil on canvas, 90 × 136 cm (35½ × 53½ in). 
National Maritime Museum, London.

William Hodges, View of Oaitepeha Bay,Tahiti.

Oil on canvas, 90 × 136 cm (35½ × 53½ in). 

National Maritime Museum, London.

August 31, 2012 at 11:52am
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Antoine-Jean Gros, Battle of Eylau, 1808. 
Oil on canvas, 521 × 784 cm (17 ft 1 in × 25 ft 9 in). 
Musée du Louvre, Paris.

Antoine-Jean Gros, Battle of Eylau, 1808. 

Oil on canvas, 521 × 784 cm (17 ft 1 in × 25 ft 9 in). 

Musée du Louvre, Paris.

11:50am
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Antoine-Jean Gros, Napoleon in the Pesthouse at Jaffa, 1804.
Oil on canvas, 532 × 720 cm (17 ft 5 in × 23 ft 6 in). 
Musée du Louvre, Paris.

Antoine-Jean Gros, Napoleon in the Pesthouse at Jaffa, 1804.

Oil on canvas, 532 × 720 cm (17 ft 5 in × 23 ft 6 in). 

Musée du Louvre, Paris.

11:47am
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Théodore Géricault, Wounded Cuirassier Leaving the Field of Battle, 1814. 
Oil on canvas, 353 × 294 cm (11 ft 7 in × 9 ft 8 in).
Musée du Louvre, Paris.

Théodore Géricault, Wounded Cuirassier Leaving the Field of Battle, 1814. 

Oil on canvas, 353 × 294 cm (11 ft 7 in × 9 ft 8 in).

Musée du Louvre, Paris.

11:44am
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Jacques-Louis David, Napoleon at the St Bernard Pass, 1800.
Oil on canvas, 272 × 241 cm (8 ft 11 in × 7 ft 11 in). Château de Versailles.

Jacques-Louis David, Napoleon at the St Bernard Pass, 1800.

Oil on canvas, 272 × 241 cm (8 ft 11 in × 7 ft 11 in). Château de Versailles.

11:39am
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Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, The Ambassadors of Agamemnon in the Tent of Achilles, 1800. 
Oil on canvas, 113 × 146 cm (3 ft 8½ in × 4 ft 10½ in).
École des Beaux-Arts, Paris.

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, The Ambassadors of Agamemnon in the Tent of Achilles, 1800. 

Oil on canvas, 113 × 146 cm (3 ft 8½ in × 4 ft 10½ in).

École des Beaux-Arts, Paris.

11:34am
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Heinrich Füger, Judgment of Brutus, 1800. 
Oil on canvas, 88 × 111 cm (34½ × 43½ in).
Staatsgalerie Stuttgart.

Heinrich Füger, Judgment of Brutus, 1800. 

Oil on canvas, 88 × 111 cm (34½ × 43½ in).

Staatsgalerie Stuttgart.

August 22, 2012 at 6:09pm
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Anonymous, cover of Jugend,
vol. 1, no. 32 (1896).

Anonymous, cover of Jugend,

vol. 1, no. 32 (1896).