07 juin 2009

'NAPOLEON AND EUGENIE, The Opulent Splendor of France’s' @ Nassau County Museum of Art

Franz Xavier Winterhalter. Portrait of Empress Eugenie, 1894. Oil on canvas, 49 1/4” X 37 3/8”. Photo: Ali Elai Camera Arts Collection of Christopher Forbes Hippolyte Jean Flandrin & Eugene Montpellier, Napoleon III (n.d.). Oil on canvas, 64” X 40”. Collection of Christopher Forbes  ROSLYN HARBOR.- The sumptuous grandeur of France’s Second Empire is celebrated as Nassau County Museum of Art devotes its galleries to paintings, sculpture, decorative objects, memorabilia and historical artifacts that reflect the... [Lire la suite]