Napoleon Bonaparte

Metadata

Title

Napoleon Bonaparte

Description

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.

Extent

3.875" W x 4.625" H

Medium

Paint, ivory, brass, glass

Provenance

Gift of Chantal Westby

Collection

Bonaparte Collection, The Athenaeum of Philadelphia

Identifier

20220.10.03

Temporal Coverage

19th c. French