Essays

Written by various specialists, the essays describe how the Montagny album was composed and contextualize the artist, his work and his travels.

List of Essays

Elie-Honoré Montagny (1782-1864)
Delphine Burlot (translation Chris Miller and Elli Doulkaridou)

The Kingdom of Naples during the "French decade" (1806–1815 )
Florence Le Bars (translation Elli Doulkaridou)

The French milieu in Naples in the early nineteenth century
Florence Le Bars (translation Elli Doulkaridou)

French painters in Italy and drawings after the Antique
Louis Marchesano

The discovery of Pompeii and Herculaneum 
Hélène Eristov (translation Delphine Burlot, Julia Schelling, Nathaniel Deines) 

Museums And Collections Of Antiquities In Rome (1800-1815)
Hélène Dufresne (translation Elli Doulkaridou)

The museum in Portici and the Palazzo degli Studi in Naples 
Andrea Milanese (translation Delphine Burlot, Julia Schelling, Nathaniel Deines) 

General Presentation of the Album
Delphine Burlot (translation Julie Leclert and Delphine Burlot)

Technical Description of the Montagny Album of Drawings
Mary Reinsch Sackett

Image Collecting: Casts and Tracings from the Antique in the Montagny Album
Delphine Burlot (translation Julie Leclert and Delphine Burlot)