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),...
William Hogarth, Marriage A-la-Mode (including Tête à Tête)

William Hogarth, Marriage A-la-Mode (including Tête à Tête)

William Hogarth, Marriage A-la-Mode, c. 1743, oil on canvas, 69.9 x 90.8 cm (The National Gallery, London) 1. The Marriage Settlement 2. The Tête à Tête 3,...
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...
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...
David, The Lictors Returning to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons

David, The Lictors Returning to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons

Jacques-Louis David, The Lictors Returning to Brutus the Bodies of His Sons, 1789, oil on canvas, 10' 7-1/8" x 13' 10-1/8" or 3.23 x...
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...
Reynolds, Lady Cockburn and Her Three Eldest Sons

Reynolds, Lady Cockburn and Her Three Eldest Sons

Sir Joshua Reynolds, Lady Cockburn and Her Three Eldest Sons, 1773, oil on canvas, 55-3/4 x 44-1/2 inches (141.5 x 113 cm) (National Gallery,...
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...
David, The Intervention of the Sabine Women

David, The Intervention of the Sabine Women

Jacques-Louis David, The Intervention of the Sabine Women, 1799, Oil on canvas, 12 feet, 8 inches x 17 feet and 3/4 of an inch...
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,...