malmaisonLeft: Jacques-Louis David, Napoleon Crossing the Alps, 1801, oil on canvas, 259 x 221 cm (Musée national du Château de Malmaison); right: Kehinde Wiley, Napoleon Leading the Army over the Alps, 2005, oil paint on canvas, 274.3 x 274.3 cm (108 x 108 in) (Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York)


Left: Jacques-Louis David, Napoleon Crossing the Alps, 1801, oil on canvas, 259 x 221 cm (Musée national du Château de Malmaison); right: Kehinde Wiley, Napoleon Leading the Army over the Alps, 2005, oil paint on canvas, 274.3 x 274.3 cm (108 x 108 in) (Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York)

Left: Jacques-Louis David, Napoleon Crossing the Alps, 1801, oil on canvas, 259 x 221 cm (Musée national du Château de Malmaison); right: Kehinde Wiley, Napoleon Leading the Army over the Alps, 2005, oil paint on canvas, 274.3 x 274.3 cm (108 x 108 in) (Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York)

Cite this page as: Beth Harris, "malmaisonLeft: Jacques-Louis David, Napoleon Crossing the Alps, 1801, oil on canvas, 259 x 221 cm (Musée national du Château de Malmaison); right: Kehinde Wiley, Napoleon Leading the Army over the Alps, 2005, oil paint on canvas, 274.3 x 274.3 cm (108 x 108 in) (Brooklyn Museum of Art, New York)," in Smarthistory, December 20, 2016, accessed June 20, 2018, https://smarthistory.org/kehinde-wiley-napoleon-leading-the-army-over-the-alps/malmaison/.