Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Bust of Napoléon

Bust of Napoléon

Jean-Antoine Houdon - c. 1804

This sculpture shows Napoléon in the latter period of his Consular period. Napoléon seldom sat for portraits, but did for the original from which this studio mold this was cast.

Plaster on a marble base


Images © photo12.com-Pierre-Jean Chalençon
A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011