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?


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.