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1650 - 1900
Portrait of Marie Antoinette

Portrait of Marie Antoinette

Joseph Ducreux,1769
Portrait of an Aristocrat in Uniform

Portrait of an Aristocrat in Uniform

Joseph Ducreux,1785-1790

Alexandre Cabanel

Favorite of the salon, a classical painter with an erotic edge

1823-1889

Lawrence Alma-Tadema

The worst painter of the 19th century

1836-1912

Gottfried Lindauer

Anthropology or exploitation? Portraits of the Māori

1839-1926
Albaydé

Albaydé

Alexandre Cabanel,1848
Dante and Virgil in Hell

Dante and Virgil in Hell

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1850

Cristóbal Rojas Poleo

A childhood introduction to death leads to success, at a price

1857-1890

Marie Bashkirtseff

"To live so filled with ambition, and at the end, oblivion!"

1858-1884
Nymph and Satyr

Nymph and Satyr

Alexandre Cabanel,1860
The Education of the Children of Clovis

The Education of the Children of Clovis

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1861
Fallen Angel

Fallen Angel

Alexandre Cabanel,1868
La Comtesse de Keller

La Comtesse de Keller

Alexandre Cabanel,1873
Pandora

Pandora

Alexandre Cabanel,1873
Echo

Echo

Alexandre Cabanel,1874
Virgin Comforter

Virgin Comforter

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1875
The Virgin, the Baby Jesus and Saint John the Baptist

The Virgin, the Baby Jesus and Saint John the Baptist

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1875
Pieta

Pieta

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1876
Phaedra

Phaedra

Alexandre Cabanel,1880
A Young Woman Reading

A Young Woman Reading

Marie Bashkirtseff,1880
Sappho and Alcaeus

Sappho and Alcaeus

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1881
The Tepidarium

The Tepidarium

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1881
In the Studio

In the Studio

Marie Bashkirtseff,1881
At a Book

At a Book

Marie Bashkirtseff,1882
Rebecca et Eliézer

Rebecca et Eliézer

Alexandre Cabanel,1883
The Umbrella

The Umbrella

Marie Bashkirtseff,1883
The Meeting

The Meeting

Marie Bashkirtseff,1884
The First Mourning

The First Mourning

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1888
The Roses of Heliogabalus

The Roses of Heliogabalus

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1888
An Eloquent Silence

An Eloquent Silence

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1890
Unconscious Rivals

Unconscious Rivals

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1893
Spring

Spring

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1894
The Abduction of Psyche

The Abduction of Psyche

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1895
The Madonna of the Lilies

The Madonna of the Lilies

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1899
The Virgin With Angels

The Virgin With Angels

William-Adolphe Bouguereau,1900
Silver Favourites

Silver Favourites

Lawrence Alma-Tadema,1903