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Jacques-Louis David: Napoleon Crossing the Alps  wikidata:Q23650268 
creator QS:P170,Q83155
Jacques-Louis David: Napoleon Crossing the Alps
Series title Napoleon Crossing the Alps
Object type painting
English: Napoleon in a red cloak mounted on a chestnut horse. The tack is simpler than in the original version, lacking the martingale, and the girth is grey-blue. There are traces of snow on the ground. Napoleon's features are sunken with the faint hint of a smile.
Date 1801
Medium oil on canvas
medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 271 cm (106.6 ″); Width: 232 cm (91.3 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,271U174728;P2049,232U174728
institution QS:P195,Q154996
Current location
Accession number
GK I 913
Object history
Français : La deuxième version pour le château de Château de Saint-Cloud (1801) est exposée avec la première au Louvre. Accrochée au palais en 1802, d'abord dans le salon de Mars, ensuite dans la salle du trône, elle est enlevée en juin 1814 par les soldats prussiens du général von Gebhard Leberecht von Blücher qui l’offre au roi de Prusse Frédéric-Guillaume III Celui-ci la fait installer au château de Charlottenburg en 1816
Inscriptions bottom left, center: Bonaparte, Annibal, Karolus Magnus

The picture is signed L.DAVID YEAR IX.
Deutsch: Historienmalerei und Porträt

Fotothek Stiftung Preußische Schlösser und Gärten

RKDimages, Art-work number 221479, as Napoleon Bonaparte crossing the Alps at the Grand Saint Bernard, , Height: 260 cm (102.3 ″); Width: 226 cm (88.9 ″)
dimensions QS:P2048,260U174728;P2049,226U174728
Spiegel 1983
Source/Photographer The Yorck Project () 10.000 Meisterwerke der Malerei (DVD-ROM), distributed by DIRECTMEDIA Publishing GmbH. ISBN: 3936122202.


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