French Sculpture Census

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ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand
Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

GALLE, André
Saint-Etienne, Loire 1761 - Paris 1844

Napoléon / Retraite de Russie
Napoleon / Army's Retreat in Russia

1812
cooper

medal
D. 1 9/16; weight: 0,072 lbs
obverse:
around the circumference: NAPOLEON EMP. ET ROI.
reverse:
at lower: RETRAITE DE L'ARMEE / NOVEMBRE MDCCCXII
signed at left: DENON
signed at right: GALLE

Acc. No. : 2001.87.26937
Credit Line : Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Art Gallery

artgallery.yale.edu

Provenance

  • 2001, Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection
  • Gift of Irving Dillaye-Vann, B.A. 1897

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed May 2017)

Comment

Edited by: Amédée Durand, French.
Baron Dominique-Vivant Denon (1747-1825) being Director of the Mint (1802-1815).