Empress Eugenie (1826–1920)

Marie-Pauline Laurent French

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 556

A close copy of a painting by Franz Xaver Winterhalter (1806–1873), the portrait depicts Eugénie de Montijo de Guzmán (1826–1920), wife of Emperor Napoleon III and mother of the prince imperial.

Empress Eugenie (1826–1920), Marie-Pauline Laurent (French, 1805–1860), Painted enamel on copper; gesso and gilt-wood frame, French, Sèvres

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