French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
artist © : public domain

BOIZOT, Louis-Simon
Paris 1743 - Paris 1809

Maker: Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de

Bonaparte (ou Napoléon 1er)
Bonaparte (or Napoléon 1st)

20th c. edition after a 1798 model
porcelain (biscuit de Sèvres)

medallion
diam. 3 1/4 x 3/8

Acc. No. : 1925.484, CP 1503
Credit Line : Gift of the French Government

San Francisco, California, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, Legion of Honor

legionofhonor.famsf.org

Provenance

  • 1925, Gift of the French Government for the opening of the museum

Bibliography

  • vers 1930 Lechevallier-Chevignard
    Lechevallier-Chevignard, La sculpture à Sèvres jusqu'en 1815, [Sèvres, Manufacture nationale de Sèvres, vers 1930], tome I, n° 117, pl. 52 (pas d'auteur ni de date indiqués)

Comment

Information given by Tamara Préaud, honorary archivist at the Manufacture nationale de Sèvres, June 19, 2013: Boizot, Bonaparte général, c. 1798.