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Antoine Denis Chaudet French
Carved by Bartolomeo Franzoni

Not on view

This is one of numerous copies after Chaudet's bust, which became Napoleon's widely disseminated official portrait. Franzoni was a sculptor in Carrara, where Napoleon's sister Elisa, Princess of Piombino and Lucca, controlled production. See 55.199 for a copy after one of these Carrarra copies.

Napoleon, Antoine Denis Chaudet (French, Paris 1763–1810 Paris), Carrara marble, Italian, Carrarra

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