Jean-Jacques Forty, 1794 - Allegory: The peoples of the world paying homage to the Supreme Being - fine art print

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Original artwork description as provided from the museum (© - by Musée Carnavalet Paris - Musée Carnavalet Paris)

Allegory: The peoples of the world paying homage to the Supreme Being. The work shows the composition of the School of Athens by Raphael. In the center of the composition, a statue on a pedestal: Liberty, Reason and France (?) (?) (?). Around her, the different peoples of the world in national costumes. In the foreground, to the right, a winged allegorical figure carrying a torch and a shield provided with an eye hunting vices.

According to Philippe Bordes, this sketch is to be identified with the nº 99 of the Notice of works of competition of the year II, where painters could treat their choice illustrating a subject "the most glorious times of the French Revolution, under the form of a sketch. " Moreover, Forty can be identified by showing the jury of Arts proclaiming prices. Prints related in Deloynes funds, National Library, Prints No. 56 1724 and No. 56 in 1736.

Piece of art details

Work of art title: "Allegory: The peoples of the world paying homage to the Supreme Being"
Classification: painting
Art classification: classic art
Century: 18th century
Created in the year: 1794
Age of artwork: 220 years old
Original size (artwork): Height: 52,8 cm, Width: 70 cm, Depth: 4,5 cm
Museum / location: Musée Carnavalet Paris
Location of museum: Paris, France
Web page: Musée Carnavalet Paris
License type: public domain
Courtesy of: Musée Carnavalet Paris

Artist summary

Name: Jean-Jacques Forty
Jobs of the artist: painter
Classification of the artist: old master
Lifespan: 58 years
Birth year: 1743
Place of birth: Marseilles
Died in the year: 1801
Deceased in (place): Aix en Provence

Item table

Article classification: fine art print
Reproduction: reproduction in digital format
Production method: UV direct printing (digital print)
Provenance: German-made
Stock type: production on demand
Proposed product use: art reproduction gallery, wall gallery
Orientation: landscape format
Image ratio: 1.4 : 1 length to width
Meaning: the length is 40% longer than the width
Material choices: poster print (canvas paper), acrylic glass print (with real glass coating), canvas print, metal print (aluminium dibond)
Canvas print (canvas on stretcher frame) variants: 70x50cm - 28x20", 140x100cm - 55x39"
Acrylic glass print (with real glass coating) options: 70x50cm - 28x20", 140x100cm - 55x39"
Poster print (canvas paper) size variants: 70x50cm - 28x20"
Aluminium print (aluminium dibond material) options: 70x50cm - 28x20", 140x100cm - 55x39"
Picture frame: please note that this art copy does not have a frame

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  • Acrylic glass print: A glossy acrylic glass print, often referred to as a UV print on plexiglass, makes your chosen original work of art into décor. Furthermore, it makes a good alternative to dibond or canvas fine art prints. The work of art is custom-made with modern UV direct printing technology. This makes sharp and vivid colors. Our real glass coating protects your chosen art print against light and external influences for between four and six decades.
  • Canvas: A UV printed canvas material stretched on a wood stretcher frame. Canvas prints are relatively low in weight, meaning that it is easy and straightforward to hang up your Canvas print without extra wall-mounts. A canvas print is suited for any type of wall.
  • The poster print (canvas material): Our poster is a UV printed sheet of canvas with a slightly roughened surface texture. It is qualified for putting the art replica using a custom frame. Please note, that depending on the absolute size of the canvas poster print we add a white margin between 2-6 cm round about the work of art, which facilitates the framing.
  • Aluminium dibond (metal print): These are metal prints on aluminium dibond material with an outstanding effect of depth - for a modern impression and a non-reflective surface.

Your personal fine art copy

In the year 1794 the painter Jean-Jacques Forty painted this classic art artwork "Allegory: The peoples of the world paying homage to the Supreme Being". The artwork was painted with the size: Height: 52,8 cm, Width: 70 cm, Depth: 4,5 cm. Today, the artpiece is part of the digital collection of Musée Carnavalet Paris located in Paris, France. We are happy to mention that this public domain piece of art is supplied with courtesy of Musée Carnavalet Paris.Also, the artpiece has the following creditline: . What is more, the alignment is landscape with a side ratio of 1.4 : 1, which means that the length is 40% longer than the width.

Legal note: We try all that we can in order to depict the products as closely as possible and to demonstrate them visually on the product detail pages. Nevertheless, the colors of the print materials, as well as the print result can vary marginally from the presentation on your device's monitor. Depending on the screen settings and the nature of the surface, colors can unfortunately not be printed as realisitcally as the digital version shown here. Because all are printed and processed by hand, there might as well be slight variations in the exact position and the size of the motif.

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