The Raft of the Medusa

Oil on canvas | 4.91 x 7.16m | 1819

Jean-Louis-André-Théodore Géricault

The Raft of the Medusa (French: Le Radeau de la Méduse) is a painting by the French artist Théodore Géricault, painted between 1818 and 1819, which represents a tragic episode in the history of the French colonial navy: the sinki...

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