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Ingres: the Artist and His Princes Revealed in Chantilly

A successful artist of the first half of the 19th century, Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres (1780-1867) is an unclassifiable and often visionary painter. Behind his apparent classicism there shines an originality and a search for perfection that are still fascinating. Now an exhibition in Chantilly, Ingres: The Artist and His Princes aims to shed light on the roots of his success. With the advent of the July Monarchy (1830-1848), Ingres found tremendous support in the Orléans family,...

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