By Orietta Rossi Pinelli

Jacques-Louis David (30 August 1748 – 29 December 1825) used to be an influential French painter within the Neoclassical kind, thought of to be the preeminent painter of the period. within the 1780s his cerebral model of background portray marked a metamorphosis in style clear of Rococo frivolity towards a classical austerity and severity, heightened feeling chiming with the ethical weather of the ultimate years of the Ancien Régime.
David later grew to become an lively supporter of the French Revolution and buddy of Maximilien Robespierre (1758–1794), and used to be successfully a dictator of the humanities below the French Republic. Imprisoned after Robespierre's fall from strength, he aligned himself with another political regime upon his unlock, that of Napoleon I. It used to be at the moment that he constructed his Empire type, amazing for its use of hot Venetian shades. After Napoleon's fall from strength and the Bourbon revival, David exiled himself to Brussels, then within the uk of the Netherlands, the place he remained till his dying. David had a number of students, making him the most powerful impact in French paintings of the early nineteenth century, in particular educational Salon painting.

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PARIGI E los angeles RIVOLUZIONE
Cambia anche il pace (Francesco H. Maiello)
DAVID E LE FESTE REPUBBLICANE
La festa dell'Essere Supremo (Francesco Pitocco)
DAVID E los angeles PITTURA consistent with los angeles RIVOLUZIONE
DAVID E los angeles NASCITA DEL MUSEO
DAVID: VITA E OPERE
Cronologia
Bibliografia

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