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]
09 avril 2009

"NAPOLEON AND EUGENIE" @ Nassau County Museum of Art (NCMA)

Hippolyte Jean Flandrin & Eugene Montpellier, Napoléon III. Oil on canvas, 64” X 40”. Collection of Christopher Forbes ROSLYN HARBOR, NY.- The sumptuous grandeur of France’s Second Empire is celebrated as Nassau County Museum of Art (NCMA) devotes its galleries to paintings, sculpture, decorative objects, memorabilia and historical artifacts that reflect the Imperial Court of Napoleon III and Empress Eugenie from 1852 to 1870. Napoleon and Eugenie, a major exhibition opening on June 7 and remaining on view through September... [Lire la suite]