Discuss. What were the goals of the French Revolution?. Goals. Liberty Equality of all citizens before the law Class & gender Equal taxation Religious toleration Abolition of serfdom Citizens having more involvement in government KEEP THESE GOALS IN MIND!.
New crowns – the originals were lost during the revolution
Napoleon’s mother didn’t attend, but Napoleon told David to include her in the painting
Pope Pius VII is shown giving his blessing
David’s painting shows Napoleon crowning the Empress Josephine on December 2, 1804.
1. How is Napoleon portrayed in this painting?
2. How does the painting glorify and legitimize the Empire?
Real size: 20 x 32 feet
1. Failure to conquer Britain
2. The Rise of Nationalism
Actions of an Autocrat