Francisco de Goya (1746–1828) and the Spanish Enlightenment | Essay | The Metropolitan Museum of Art | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History
Over the course of his long career, Goya moved from jolly and lighthearted to deeply pessimistic and searching in his paintings, drawings, etchings, and frescoes.
Meissonier, Ernest (1815-1891) - 1872 Portrait of Marquesa de Manzanedo (Museo del Prado, Madrid)
French painter, etcher, lithographer, and sculptor. He was immensely successful with his trite and detailed historical paintings and historical genre pieces (particularly scenes from the Napoleonic campaigns) and from the 1840s received the highest official honors, including the Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour - he was the first painter to win this award. Astonishingly conceited as well as mean-spirited, he cultivated a huge white beard and liked to be photographed or painted in…
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