Little Beggar Girls by French painter Adolphe-William Bouguereau (1825-1905).
Princess Henriette of France. Princess Adelaide of France. Princess Louise-Elizabeth of France. Princess Victoire of France. These four women were painted by Jean-Marc Nattier (1685-1766) in Paris. This portrait of Auguste-Gabriel Godefroy was painted by Jean-Baptiste-Simeon Chardin (1699-1779) circa 1741. … Continued
Not much has changed over the centuries. This painting depicts the battlefield of the Hundred Year War started in the 14th century. Our armor has changed some since the Civil war, World War I, World War II, the Korean War, … Continued
It’s amazing how art survives considering this was painted in the 14th century. Edward here was in power at the beginning of the Hundred Years War in 1337. Interesting beard and the crown is divine! This portrait of King Charlemagne … Continued
Considering the kind of man Napoleon was this might be the devil in a blue dress. The Comtesse de Castiglione reportedly had many lovers such as Napoleon III along with the rich and famous. I think she looks quite mischievous! … Continued