Room Salle Daru, Neoclassicism, France
Denon wing - 1st floor - Room 702 - Daru
Created for the imperial museum in 1863, this gallery was decorated in red and gold (the French imperial colors) by the painter Alexandre Dominique Denuelle. Today, it houses large-scale French Neoclassical paintings, notably Jacques-Louis David's Coronation of Napoleon.
In line with the measures taken by the government to prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Musée du Louvre and Musée National Eugène Delacroix are closed up until Tuesday December 15, 2020.
All those who have purchased a ticket for this period will automatically receive a refund—no action is required.
Thank you for your understanding.
The Tuileries and Carrousel gardens remain open.