The Dream of Ossian
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Ossian was Napoleon's favourite author and Ingres had a secret affection for the 'Homer of the North'. He did not, however, have an imagination powerful enough to bring this very romantic subject to life.
Owner/Location: Musée Ingres  (France - Montauban)
Dates: 1812-1813
Artist age:Approximately 33 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 348 cm (137.01 in.), Width: 275 cm (108.27 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member rocsdad on 05 June 2006.
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