Art and Art History Collection (Saskia)

Scene of War in the Middle Ages (detail)

Creator

Unknown

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Publisher

Saskia, Ltd., Cultural Documentation

Abstract

This painting was accepted for the Salon of 1865 but did not receive much attention. This focus on history painting is an indication of Degas' ambition as well as his adherence to the traditional means of winning official commendation and commissions by exhibiting at the Salon.

Keywords

Paris, France, Paris, France, Style: French Realist/Impressionist, School: Realist/Impressionist, Movement: Realism/Impressionism, French, Painting;, Painting

Subject: topical

Style: French Realist/Impressionist; School: Realist/Impressionist; Movement: Realism/Impressionism; French; Painting;

Subject: geographic

Paris, France; Paris, France

Time Period

1865

Rights

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Genre

Painting; picture

Holding Location

University of South Florida USF

Collection

Art and Art History (Saskia)

Identifier

A01-PFF0443

Scene of War in the Middle Ages (detail)

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