David, Oath of the Horatii

David, Oath of the Horatii

Jacques-Louis David, Oath of the Horatii, oil on canvas, 1784 (Musée du Louvre). Created by Beth Harris and Steven Zucker. source
Global trade and an 18th-century Anishinaabe outfit

Global trade and an 18th-century Anishinaabe outfit

Anishinaabe outfit, c. 1790, collected by Lieutenant Andrew Foster, Fort Michilimackinac (British), Michigan, Birchbark, cotton, linen, wool, feathers, silk, silver brooches, porcupine quills, horsehair,...
Screen with the Siege of Belgrade and Hunting Scene (Brooklyn Biombo)

Screen with the Siege of Belgrade and Hunting Scene (Brooklyn Biombo)

Circle of the Gonzales family (artist), c. 1697-1701, Mexico, oil on wood, inlaid with mother-of-pearl, 229.9 x 275.8 cm (Brooklyn Museum and Museo Nacional...
Ostentatious plainness: Copley’s portrait of the Mifflins

Ostentatious plainness: Copley’s portrait of the Mifflins

John Singleton Copley, Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Mifflin (Sarah Morris), 1773, oil on ticking, 156.5 × 121.9 cm (Philadelphia Museum of...
Boucher, Madame de Pompadour

Boucher, Madame de Pompadour

François Boucher, Madame de Pompadour, oil on canvas, 1750 (extention of canvas and additional painting likely added by Boucher later, Fogg Museum. Created by...
Jacques-Louis David, The Death of Marat

Jacques-Louis David, The Death of Marat

Jacques-Louis David, The Death of Marat, 1793, oil on canvas, 65 x 50-1/2 inches (Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels) Speakers: Dr. Beth...
Girodet, The Sleep of Endymion

Girodet, The Sleep of Endymion

Anne-Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson, The Sleep of Endymion, 1791, oil on canvas, 1.98 x 2.61m (6 feet 5-¾ inches x 8 feet 6-¾ inches),...
David, Oath of the Horatii

David, Oath of the Horatii

Jacques-Louis David, Oath of the Horatii, 1784, oil on canvas, 3.3 x 4.25 m, painted in Rome, exhibited at the salon of 1785 (Musée...
Vigée Le Brun, Self-Portrait with her Daughter, Julie

Vigée Le Brun, Self-Portrait with her Daughter, Julie

Élisabeth Louise Vigée Le Brun, Self-Portrait with her Daughter, Julie, 1789, oil on canvas, 130 x 94 cm (Musée du Louvre). Speakers: Dr. Beth...
An ostentatious display of plainness: Copley’s portait of the Mifflins

An ostentatious display of plainness: Copley’s portait of the Mifflins

John Singleton Copley, Portrait of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Mifflin (Sarah Morris), 1773, oil on ticking, 156.5 × 121.9 cm (Philadelphia Museum of...