|Richard II of England, ca. 1395|
|Holy Roman Emperor Charles V, 1548, Titian|
|Bonaparte Crossing the Alps, 1801,|
Jacques-Louis David's official version.
|Bonaparte Crossing the Alps, 1848,|
Paul Delaroche, how it really happened.
|George Washington (Athenaeum Portrait)|
1796, Gilbert Stuart
|Windsor Castle in Modern Times, 1845, Edwin Landseer, humanizing the ruler.|
|Replacing the portrait painter today, the official photographer is never |
far away, whether recording history or humanizing those making it
(not to mention the Easter Bunny).