Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 July 1998

242 Pages | 7 colour and 48 black and white plates


ISBN: 9780198174226

Bookseller Code (AQ)

Napoleon and History Painting

Antoine-Jean Gros's La Bataille d'Eylau

Christopher Prendergast

Clarendon Press

  • The first full-length art historical study of the painter Antoine-Jean Gros
  • Examines history painting at a time of major political and cultural transition
  • Combines historical detail with theoretical reflection
  • Greatly enhances understanding of the art of this period