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Pierre Michel Alix - Joseph Barra.

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Collection des Grands Hommes (Inscribed title)
Tampon - Pas de tampon \ Impression
Numéro d'inventaire - NºRG4202 en b.d. sur le trait carré. \ Inscription à l'encre
Lettre - En b.sous le bas-relief : "Joseph Barra. / Assassiné par les Rebelles à l'âge de 13 ans : Il est mort en criant : Vive la République. / La Convention Nationale a decerné à ce jeune héros les honneurs du Panthéon Français.". Sur la bordure de son bonnet : "(li)berté ou la (mort)" \ Impression
Portrait de Joseph Barra (1779-1793), en buste dans un ovale de 3/4 gauche. Sous le portrait, bas-relief représentant la mort du jeune héros. Pendant du portrait de J.A.Viala. Fait en 1794.

Jean-François Garneray (1755-1837) was a French painter known for his marine and naval scenes. He was born in Paris and trained under the renowned marine painter Joseph Vernet. Garneray's works often depicted naval battles, ships and seascapes with great detail and realism. Garneray's career was closely linked to the French Navy, as he served as a naval artist and travelled extensively on board various ships, including those involved in the Napoleonic Wars. His first-hand experience at sea lent authenticity to his depictions of maritime life and naval engagements. In addition to his marine scenes, Garneray also painted portraits and landscapes.

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1739 - 1750
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Musée Carnavalet - Histoire de Paris
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