File:Prise de la Bastille.jpg

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Jean-Pierre Houël: The Storming of the Bastille  wikidata:Q99848320 reasonator:Q99848320
Jean-Pierre Houël  (1735–1813)  wikidata:Q2706271 s:it:Autore:Jean-Pierre Houël q:it:Jean-Pierre Houël
Jean-Pierre Houël
Alternative names
Jean-Pierre Louis Laurent Houël
Description French printmaker, drawer, painter, designer and graphic artist
Date of birth/death 28 June 1735 Edit this at Wikidata 14 November 1813 Edit this at Wikidata
Location of birth/death Rouen Paris
Authority file
creator QS:P170,Q2706271
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image of artwork listed in title parameter on this page
The Storming of the Bastille
label QS:Lca,"Presa de la Bastilla"
label QS:Lde,"Sturm auf die Bastille"
label QS:Lpt,"Tomada da Bastilha"
label QS:Len,"The Storming of the Bastille"
label QS:Lbe,"Узяцце Бастыліі"
label QS:Lfr,"La prise de la Bastille"
label QS:Lbar,"Irgendwelche idioten laufen in ne Festung"
Object type painting Edit this at Wikidata
Visible in the center is the arrest of Bernard René Jourdan, marquis de Launay (1740-1789).
Depicted people Bernard-René Jourdan de Launay Edit this at Wikidata
Date 1789 Edit this at Wikidata
Medium watercolor paint Edit this at Wikidata
Dimensions height: 37.8 cm (14.8 in) Edit this at Wikidata; width: 50.5 cm (19.8 in) Edit this at Wikidata
dimensions QS:P2048,+37.8U174728
dimensions QS:P2049,+50.5U174728
institution QS:P195,Q193563
Current location
département Estampes et photographie [1]
Accession number
RESERVE FOL-VE-53 (C) (Bibliothèque nationale de France) Edit this at Wikidata
Bibliothèque nationale de France
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Public domain
This image from the Bibliothèque nationale de France (BnF) is a reproduction by scanning of a bidimensional work that is now in the public domain ({{PD-scan}}). For this reason, it is in the public domain.
This image can also be seen on Gallica: Image btv1b103025148.

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