March 14, 2012

Nicolas Raguenet: 18th century Paris along the Seine

Nicolas Raguenet, The Fire of the Hotel-Dieu in 1772. c1772, oil painting on canvas. Musee Carnavalet.
Some of Raguenet magnificant 18th century cityscapes.

Nicolas Raguenet, The Joust of the Mariners in front of the Pont Notre-Dame. 1756, oil painting on canvasl. Musee Carnavalet.

Nicolas Raguenet, The Palace ofthe Tuileries seen from the Siene. 1757, Oil painting on canvas. Musee Carnavalet.

1 comment

  1. Beautiful paintings. In some spot’s the 18th century architecture has not changed in over 200 years viewed from the Siene.