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The Lafayette Escadrille: volunteer heroes

The Lafayette Escadrille: volunteer heroes

Airfield at Ham, 1917.ANONYMEAérodrome.ANONYME Troop parade at the presentation of the American flag ceremony at the Lafayette Squadron.ANONYMOUS © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - RG Ojeda © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - R. OjedaCloseTitle: Parade of troops at the presentation of the American flag ceremony at the Lafayette Escadrille.

The ball, a social practice

The ball, a social practice

Dance in the city.RENOIR Pierre Auguste (1841 - 1919) Dance in the country.RENOIR Pierre Auguste (1841 - 1919) Return from the ball.ROLL Alfred (1846 - 1919) Close Title: Dance in the city.Author: RENOIR Pierre Auguste ( 1841 - 1919) Date of creation: 1883 Date represented: 1883 Dimensions: Height 180 - Width 90 Technique and other indications: Oil on canvas Place of Conservation: Musée d & 39; Orsay website Contact copyright: © Photo RMN-Grand Palais - H.

Famous assassins figures

Famous assassins figures

Portrait of Lacenaire.Execution of Jean-Baptiste Tropmann.Execution of Landru.ANONYMOUSCloseTitle: Portrait of Lacenaire.Author: Creation date: 1835Date represented: 1835Dimensions: Height 21.5 - Width 11.2Technique and other indications: Lithography. Lithographer: Levilly. Printer: Vilain.

Napoleon's diplomacy

Napoleon's diplomacy

Napoleon receives the Persian ambassador at the castle of Finkenstein.MULARD François-Henri (1769 - 1850) The deputation of the Roman Senate offering his homage to Napoleon. 16 November 1809 GOUBAUD Innocent-Louis (1783 - 1847) Close Title: Napoleon receives the ambassador de Perse au château de Finkenstein Author: MULARD François-Henri (1769 - 1850) Date of creation: 1810 Date represented: April 24, 1807 Dimensions: Height 230 - Width 280 Technique and other indications: Commissioned by Napoleon I for the throne room at the Palais des Tuileries in Paris.

Lawyers at the Assize Court

Lawyers at the Assize Court

The Defender.DAUMIER Honoré (1808 - 1879) Caricature of lawyer Lachaud.GILL, André Gosset de Guines André (1840 - 1885) Close Title: The Defender.Author: DAUMIER Honoré (1808 - 1879) Date depicted: Dimensions: Height 19 - Width 29.5 Technique and other indications: Watercolor, gray ink, gray wash, black chalk, heightened with gouache.

The childhood of radio

The childhood of radio

The first TSF broadcast station in France from the Eiffel TowerANONYME Cover of the special issue of L'Illustration sur la TSFANONYME Anna de Noailles reads a poem on the microphone of RadiolaANONYME Close Title: The first TSF broadcast station in France from de la tour EiffelAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1903Date represented: 1903Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Location: L & 39; illustrationContact copyright: © L & 39; illustration - rights reservedThe first TSF broadcast station in France from the Eiffel Tower © L & 39; illustration - rights reservedCloseTitle: Cover of the special issue of L'Illustration on the TSFAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1923Date represented: 1923Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Storage location: L & 39 ; illustrationContact copyright: © L & 39; illustration - rights reservedCover of the special issue of L'Illustration on the TSF © L & 39; illustration - rights reservedCloseTitle: A nna de Noailles reads a poem at Radiola's microphoneAuthor: ANONYMOUS (-) Creation date: 1922Date represented: November 22, 1922Dimensions: Height 0 - Width 0Location: L & 39; illustrationContact copyright: © L & 39; illustration - rights reservedAnna de Noailles reads a poem at the microphone by Radiola © L & 39; illustration - rights reserved Publication date: January 2004 Historical background The birth of radio December 24, 1921 is a key date in the history of radio in France: from that day on, broadcasts station of the Eiffel Tower (FL) allow wireless operators to receive the first regular broadcast programs.