Posted by: Patrick Allen Foster | February 26, 2013

Tuesday Art Blogging, Napoleon Edition

Delaroche - Bonaparte franchissant les Alpes

Paul Delaroche, Bonaparte Crossing the Alps, 1852. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

Contrast Delaroche’s depiction of this scene with another painting:

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Jacques-Louis David, Napoleon Crossing the Alps, 1801. Source: Wikimedia Commons.

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