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Choose from over 40.000 high resolution fine art images from many museums and collections as well as reportage photography from 1948-1973.
Founded and mostly photographed by Erich Lessing, the collection covers a wide range of subjects: Fine Arts, Religion, History, Music, Archaeology, Mythology, Architecture, Landscapes, Historical Portraits and Reportage Photography.
These days in history:
Coronation of Napoleon I
2 December 1804
Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821) crowned himself Emperor Napoleon I of France on 2 December 1804 and then crowned his wife Josephine Beauharnais Empress, in the presence of Pope Pius VII at the cathedral of Notre Dame de Paris. The artist Jacques Louis David depicted the event in his painting of 1805-1807.
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