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Napoleon Bonaparte - Item #209

$ 680.00

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24.5 Inches High x 14 Inches Wide x 9 Inches Deep

This bust is attributed to Antoine-Denis Chaudet. Monticello, Thomas Jefferson's home, owns a copy of the bust. Jefferson likely received it in commemoration of the Louisiana Purchase which occurred in 1803, when Napoleon was First Consul of France and Jefferson was President. Napoleon is depicted in the bust as a young man with a coat that exhibits embroidery.

 

Artist: Attributed to Antoine-Denis Chaudet

Time Period: Modern, 18th-19th centuries

1911 Catalog ID # - 5463