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Thermidor and the Imagination of Terror

Thermidor and the Imagination of Terror

Bitter forms.NORMAND Charles Pierre Jospeh (1765 - 1840) Act of Justice from 9 to 10 Thermidor.VILLERThe triumph of the guillotine.TAUNAY Nicolas Antoine (1755 - 1830) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - BullozCloseTitle: Act of Justice of 9 au 10 Thermidor.Author: VILLER (-) Creation date: 1794Date represented: July 27, 1794Dimensions: Height 27 - Width 36.8 Place of Conservation: Musée Carnavalet (Paris) website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - BullozReference of l & 39; image: 05-522131 Act of Justice from 9 to 10 Thermidor.

The first military airplanes

The first military airplanes

The first use of airplanes during the Picardy maneuvers of 1910. Plate 7.The first use of airplanes during the Picardy maneuvers of 1910. Plate 10.The first use of airplanes during the Picardy maneuvers of 1910. Plate 11.Close Title: The first use of airplanes during the Picardy maneuvers of 1910.

The siege of Granville during the French Revolution

The siege of Granville during the French Revolution

© RMN-Grand Palais / Thierry Le Mage Publication date: March 2019 University of Evry-Val d & 39; Essonne Historical background La virée de la Galerne In November 1793, the Vendée counter-revolutionaries found themselves at the gates of Granville, a locality they besieged in the goal of opening a bridge with England and the emigrants there.

View of the Seine in the 18th century<sup>e</sup> century

View of the Seine in the 18th centurye century

CloseTitle: The Seine downstream from the Pont Neuf in Paris with, on the left, the Louvre and, on the right, the College of the Four NationsAuthor: RAGUENET Jean-Baptiste-Nicolas (1715 - 1793) Creation date: 1754Date represented: 1754Dimensions: Height 46 cm - Width 85 cm Technique and other indications: oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Louvre museum (Paris) website Contact copyright: © RMN - Grand Palais (Louvre museum) / Hervé Lewandowski Image reference: 02-005840 / R.

The Prince of Condé

The Prince of Condé

Close Title: Portrait of Louis II de Bourbon dit Le Grand Condé (1621-1686) Author: D & 39; EGMONT, Justus Van Egmont Juste (1601 - 1674) Date represented: Dimensions: Height 146 - Width 110 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Location de Conservation: Musée Condé (Chantilly) website Contact copyright: Photo RMN-Grand Palais (Domaine de Chantilly) / René-Gabriel Ojéda Image reference: 02-000221 / PE131 Portrait of Louis II de Bourbon dit Le Grand Condé (1621- 1686) © Photo RMN-Grand Palais (domaine de Chantilly) / René-Gabriel Ojéda Date of publication: May 2014 Inspector of Academy Deputy academic director Historical background The prince and the painter On May 19, 1643, the young Louis II of Bourbon, Duke d'Enghien, eldest son of the Prince of Condé and cousin of the King of France, won a decisive victory against the Spaniards at Rocroi, in the north of France.

Pancho Villa, a figure of the Mexican revolution

Pancho Villa, a figure of the Mexican revolution

CloseTitle: Troubles in Mexico: General Pancho VillaAuthor: HOFFMAN David W. (-) Creation date: 1911 -Dimensions: Height 18 cm - Width 13 cm Place of Conservation: National Library of France (Paris) website Contact copyright: © National Library of Image reference: http: // gallica.