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1970.621 (RS115462)

Description

Enamel wash hand painted portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte. Waist length view, facing ¾ left. Blue and brown ground. Circular gilt brass frame with palmetto like motif and beaded border. Surmounted by eagle and ribbon bow.

Details

Maker
Fremont, G. (Artist)
Date
1890
Location of origin
France
Associated Building
Original to Roseland Cottage (Woodstock, Conn.).
Material
enamel paint
ivory (tooth component)
Object type
Art
Descriptive terms
Enamel
enamel paint
ivory (tooth component)
miniatures (toys)
paintings (visual works)
Picture
Portrait
portraits
Vegetable Ivory
People and organizations
Napoleon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821
Dimensions
3 7/8 (H) (inches)
Accession Number
1970.621
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret Carson Holt
GUSN
64656

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