Tag : Jacques Louis David

Horatii – Like!

Horatii – Like!

First published in The Guardian, 17 September 2014   About 80 or 90 years after its founding in 753 BC (let’s say), Rome was at war with the neighbouring city Alba Longa, 12 miles to the southeast. With their armies lined up ready to fight, a conference was held between the two leaders. They decided […]

Jacques Louis David

Jacques Louis David

First published in guardian.co.uk on 8 Feb 2012