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Jacques-Louis David – The Death of Marat (animated)

April 1, 2010

A Marat
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Jacques-Louis David‘s “The Death of Marat” (1793)

Current Location: Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, Brussels

FACT OF THE DAY: Marat was the first person in history electrocuted by a toaster accidentally falling in his tub.

Tags: Jacques-Louis David, Death of Marat, murder, Swiss-born French physician, philosopher, political theorist and scientist best known as a radical journalist and politician from the French Revolution, kinda looks like a suicide, Charlotte Corday killed him, he sort of inspired the September Massacres, naughty naughty, art kicks ass, famous art, masterpieces, artists, painter,

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