Napoleon 2.jpg

Summary[ ]

creator QS:P170,Q312096
Napoléon-François-Charles-Joseph Bonaparte, (1811–1832), styled King of Rome, later Duke of Reichstadt (called Napoléon II)
Object type painting
Date between 1818 and 1819
date QS:P571,+1818-00-00T00:00:00Z/8,P1319,+1818-00-00T00:00:00Z/9,P1326,+1819-00-00T00:00:00Z/9
Medium medium QS:P186,Q296955;P186,Q4259259,P518,Q861259
Dimensions Height: 57.8 cm (22.7 in); Width: 48.6 cm (19.1 in)
dimensions QS:P2048,57.8U174728;P2049,48.6U174728
Repository: Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University Art Museums
Accession number
Item Identifier: 1943.197 (Accession Number)
Object history

Samuel Woodburn, London, England (by 1833). Duc de Bassano, (by 1896); to his daughter, the Princesse de Bassano, sold; [through Martin Birnbaum]; to Grenville L. Winthrop (1938–1943) bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.

  • Notes: S. Woodburn lent the painting to the British Institute exhibition in 1833. Aug. 1896 "The Century Magazine" gives the owner as the Marquis de Bassano.
Exhibition history
  • A Selection of the Works of Sir Joshua Reynolds, Benjamin West, Esq., and Sir Thomas Lawrence, the Last Three Presidents of the Royal Academy, with Which the Proprietors Have Favoured the Institution, British Institution, London, 01/01/1833 - 12/31/1833
  • Exposition de Portraits du Siècle, École Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 04/25/1883 - 12/31/1883
  • Portraits de Femmes et d'Enfants, École Nationale des Beaux-Arts, Paris, 04/30/1897 - 12/31/1897
  • Tentoonstelling twee eeuwen Engelsche kunst [Two Centuries of British Art], Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam, 07/04/1936 - 10/04/1936
  • Grenville L. Winthrop: Retrospective for a Collector, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 01/23/1969 - 03/31/1969
  • Master Paintings from the Fogg Collection, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/13/1977 - 08/31/1977
  • France and the Portrait, 1799-1870, Harvard University Art Museums, Cambridge, 12/03/1994 - 01/29/2002
  • A Private Passion: 19th-Century Paintings and Drawings from the Grenville L. Winthrop Collection, Harvard University, Musée des Beaux-Arts de Lyon, Lyon, 03/15/2003 - 05/26/2003; National Gallery, London, 06/25/2003 - 09/14/2003; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 10/23/2003 - 01/25/2004
  • For Students of Art and Lovers of Beauty: Highlights from the Collection of Grenville L. Winthrop, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/16/2004
Credit line Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
Inscriptions Label: back of canvas: Mlle. Debassans / 11 Rue du Mont Durville / Paris XVI. [circular stamp over this label, mostly illegible, includes "Centrale."]
Source/Photographer (direct link)

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