In the Face of Defeat

Artworks that generally depict acts of rebellion, revolution, and the consequences of those decisions.

The Last Moments of John Brown, Thomas Hovenden (1840–1895), ca. 1884, From the collection of: de Young museum
The Seed of Revolution, Robert Spencer, undated, From the collection of: The Phillips Collection
Jesus Mocked by the Soldiers, Édouard Manet (French, 1832–1883), 1865, From the collection of: The Art Institute of Chicago
In the Enemy's Country, Charles Marion Russell, 1921, From the collection of: Denver Art Museum
His Russia 1917 Revolution Scenes: Various, Looting Etc, From the collection of: LIFE Photo Collection
The Battle at Bunker's Hill, or The Death of General Warren, John Norman, c. 1798 - 1817, From the collection of: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
[Retribution, Hanging Mutineers], Felice Beato (British, born Italy, 1832 - 1909), 1858, From the collection of: The J. Paul Getty Museum
The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters, Francisco de Goya y Lucientes, 1799, From the collection of: Museum of Fine Arts, Budapest
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