1700 – 1800
Age of Enlightenment

David's The Emperor Napoleon In His Study
at the Tuileries


Jacques-Louis David, The Emperor Napoleon in His Study at the Tuileries, 1812,
oil on canvas, 203.9 x 125.1 cm / 80-1/4 x 49-1/4 inches
(National Gallery of Art, Washington)


Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris, Dr. Steven Zucker

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Emperor Napoleon In His Study
Paris, France
1812

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