Miniature portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte
Framed miniature portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte. After the painting "Napoleon in His Study" by Paul Delaroche, 1838. Painting on ivory. Brass frame; glass glazing. There are two small black marks near the lower right edge that look like the letters "VI" (?). The frame is not perfectly round; it is slightly oval-shaped.
3.875" W x 4.625" H
Paint, ivory, brass, glass
Gift of Chantal Westby
Bonaparte Collection, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia
19th c. French