Napoleon, the Arts and the Cult of Personality

Course Ref: C3747034
Date: 6 meetings on Thursdays starting 03/03/2022. 10:00am - 12:00pm
Venue: Online
Tutor: Dalila Castelijn
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Fee: £38.40

On the 200th anniversary of the death of Napoleon Bonaparte we shall study Napoleon’s relationship with arts. Artworks were commissioned to enhance his image and to cultivate patriotism and revolutionary ideas. Art was looted during military campaigns to enrich French collections. During the course we shall examine David’s paintings and Canova’s sculpture, architectural projects and Sevres porcelain.

To book a place on this course ring 0300 303 3464 or go to the central WEA website by clicking here.