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ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand

Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

GALLE, André

Saint-Etienne, Loire 1761 - Paris 1844

Obverse by Bertrand ANDRIEU. Reverse by André GALLE.

Napoléon Bonaparte (1769-1821 ; Premier Consul 1799-1804, Empereur de France 1804-1814/15) / Bataille de Friedland

Napoleon Bonaparte (1769-1821; First Consul 1799-1804, Emperor of France 1804-1814/15) / Friedland Battle

1807

silver struck

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 1 916 in.

obverse:
around circumference: NAPOLEON EMP. ET ROI.
signed below tranche of neck: ANDRIEU F. DENON DIR.T
reverse:
in exergue: BATAILLE DE FRIEDLAND / XIV JUIN MDCCCVII
signed right: GALLE F.

Acc. No.: 2016.2.34

Credit Line: Gift of Stephen K. and Janie Woo Scher

Photo credit: The Frick Collection, New York

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 2016, Gift of Stephen K. and Janie Woo Scher

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed September 2018 and March 2019)
  • 2017 Ng
    Aimee Ng, The Pursuit of Immortality: Masterpieces from the Scher Collection of Portrait Medals, New York, The Frick Collection, in association with D Giles Limited, London, 2017 (not mentioned)

Related works

  • Other silvered bronze copy in Madison, Chazen Museum of Art, 1974.165.