Tag: Jean Auguste Dominiqué Ingres

Amédée David the Comte de Pastoret by Ingres

Amédée David the Comte de Pastoret by Ingres

What’s the story behind this Count’s smug mug?

  • Son of a revolutionary lady
  • The challenge of Amédée David the Comte de Pastoret
  • Bad reputation and Legion of Honor
  • Symbols vs. substance