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ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand

Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

Maker: Monnaie de Paris

Napoléon à Osterode / Fabius Cunctator

Napoleon at Osterode / Fabius Cunctator

1808

gilt bronze struck

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 1 58 in.

obverse:
around circumference: NAPOLEON A OSTERODE.
signed below tranche: ANDRIEU F. / DENON DIRT.
reverse:
around circumference: FABIUS CUNCTATOR
signed below tranche: DENON DIRT.

Acc. No.: 85.2.103

Credit Line: Gift of Hon. Levi P. Morton, 1885

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, May 2019

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • The medals in this collection were struck for the Metropolitan Museum of Art at the Paris Mint at the request of the donor, formerly U.S. Minister to France.
  • 1885, Gift of Hon. Levi P. Morton

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (April 23rd, 2019)

Related works

  • Other copy:
    - Paris, Musée Carnavalet, Histoire de Paris, 1808, acc. no. ND2843, see: http://parismuseescollections.paris.fr/fr/musee-carnavalet/oeuvres/napoleon-a-osterode-1er-avril-1807#infos-principales.

Comment

  • The medal is located on 4th line, 4th from the left.