Bust of Napoleon


Large bust of Napoleon as "Hermes".

Plaster proof after the marble original realized by Chaudet, currently part of the collection at the Malmaison Castle Museum.

Height: 62 cm (24-1/2 in.) - Width: 28,5 cm (11-1/4 in.) - Depth: 26 cm (10-1/4 in.).

Minor abrasions.

One month after the proclamation of the Empire, posters, notices and other forms of communication announced to collectors that plaster life-size busts, modeled by Chaudet, were available.

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  • Expertissim Reference: 961009