06 August 2008

Question of the day - 6 August 2008

Whose death is depicted by Jacques Louis David in his 1793 painting?

La mort de qui est représentée dans le tableau de Jacques Louis David de 1793?

3 comments:

Champagne champion said...

Marat !

Aidan said...

I agree

Mr Quiz in Paris said...

Well done, Champagne Champion and Aidan; it is indeed Jean-Paul Marat (1743–1793), Swiss-born French physician, philosopher, political theorist and scientist best known as a radical journalist and politician from the French Revolution.