City of Valenciennes Defending the Fatherland in 1793 terracotta sculpture by Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux at the age of 42

made out of terracotta from 1869 to 1873

52 x 40.6 cms (201/4 x 153/4 ins)

Los Angeles County Museum of Art Los Angeles, California, United States, North America

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Karl Eduard von Liphart attributes The Annunciation to the youthful Leonardo da Vinci, an attribution which has since not been overturned.
Frederic Leighton is promoted to Major in The Artist's Rifles.

January 6

Captain Leighton is elected to command The Artists Rifles by a general meeting of the Corps.

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Frederic Leighton painter, sculptor, draughtstman
Karl Eduard von Liphart connoisseur, collector


The Annunciation oil painting
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