Burial of Atala

Oil on canvas | 54.6 x 62.2cm | 1808

After Anne-Louis Girodet de Roucy-Trioson

Christian sentiment and interest in the Americas were at a high point in France in 1808 when Anne-Louis Girodet de Roucy-Trioson painted his version of Burial of Atala and captured both of these popular ideas. The Catholic Church and the French gover...
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