Marie Victoire Lemoine (French, 1754–1820). The Interior of an Atelier of a Woman Painter, 1796. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Gift of Mrs. Thorneycroft Ryle, 1957 (57.103) | The most important exhibitions in eighteenth-century Paris were the Salons, in general held every other year, and open only to artists associated with the Académie Royale de Peinture et de Sculpture. #paris
Giovanni Battista Tiepolo (Italian, 1696–1770). The Triumph of Marius, 1729. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York./ The subject of this triumphal procession is identified by the Latin inscription at the top of the painting, from the Roman historian Lucius Anneus Florus: "The people of Rome behold Jugurtha laden with chains".