Amédée-David, the Comte de Pastoret

Oil on canvas | 103 x 83.5cm | 1823–26

Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres

Jean-Auguste-Dominique Ingres, who championed Classical ideals throughout his long and productive career, began this portrait in 1823, the same year that the thirty-two-year-old count helped him become a full member of the Académie des Beaux-Arts. In...
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