Olga's Gallery

Jacques-Louis David


View of the Garden of the Luxembourg Palace.

1794. Oil on canvas. 55 x 65 cm. Louvre, Paris, France. Read Note.

Jacques-Louis David. View of the Garden of the Luxembourg Palace.

View of the Garden of the Luxembourg Palace. It is known that while in prison August - October 1794, David worked much. Among other works he produced his one and only landscape a View of the Garden of the Luxembourg Palace, painted from his prison window. The picture in Louvre maybe that landscape, though many scholars doubt the authorship of it