Title: The Army takes an Oath to the Emperor after the Distribution of Eagles, 5 December 1804
Creator: Jacques Louis David
Date Created: 1810
Physical Dimensions: w9310 x h6100 mm
Medium: Oil on canvas
Style: French painting, 19th century
Provenance: Commissioned for the Salle du Trône of the Tuileries palace. Executed in collaboration with I. Degotti for the perspectives and modified by the artist in 1810. Mentioned in the Salle des Gardes of the Tuileries until 1814 and in the artist's studio in 1816, and handed over to the administration of the royal museums in 1820. Entered Versailles in 1837 in the Coronation room in the reign of Louis-Philippe, 19th century.
Original Title: Serment de l'armée fait à l'Empereur après la distribution des aigles, 5 décembre 1804