Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (1780-1867) : The Apotheosis of Homer , 1827 oil on canvas, 12 x 16 feet, Louvre, Room 702. Depicted people: Homer, Herodotus, Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides, Menander, Demosthenes, Apelles, Raphael, Sappho, Alcibiades, Virgil, Dante Alighieri, Horace, Peisistratos, Lycurgus of Athens, Torquato Tasso, William Shakespeare, Nicolas Poussin, Nicolas Boileau-Despréaux, Pierre Corneille, Jean Racine, Molière, François Fénelon, Cassius Longinus, Luís de Camões, Christoph Willibald von Gluck, Alexander the Great, Aristarchus of Samothrace, Aristotle, Michelangelo, Phidias, Pericles, Socrates, Plato, Hesiod, Pindar, Aesop — References: catalog: The Paintings of J. A. D. Ingres; catalog code: 168 – described at URL: http://www.louvre.fr/oeuvre-notices/homere-deifie (French) – described at URL: http://www.louvre.fr/en/oeuvre-notices/homer-deified-also-known-apotheosis-homer (English) – described at URL: http://www.louvre.fr/jp/oeuvre-notices/《ホメロスの神格化》 (Japanese) Joconde database: entry 000PE001547 – Musée du Louvre, Atlas database: entry 22515 – Authority/Control: : Q3202169 – Atlas: BNF: Joconde: wartburg.edu – This work is in the public domain in its country of origin and other countries and areas where the copyright term is the author’s life plus 100 years or less. (I think all that about the gods and temples were really stories made-up about the regular people being invaded by the New World Autists and the Jomon friends they’d made.)
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All the Triumphs of Caesar is supposed to go here, along with that Judgment of Emperor Otto (III) and when I get up to Otto III in Gniezno then I’ll be bringing it to the Ghent Altarpiece, and thence out of France and the Spanish cliffs and Conques may be in that set 2 times, where alot of the system’s travels were duplications from previous times, etc.
June 11, I thought I’d had Mantegna’s Triumphs of Caesar in the Art section but maybe I’d only stuck the Caesar panel in with an Avery file somewhere. Here’s the first painting, the picture-bearers, with their loot: