French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, The University of Oklahoma, Norman
artist © : public domain

maybe after
CARTELLIER, Pierre
Paris 1757 - Paris 1831

Napoléon 1er, empereur des Français
Napoleon 1st, Emperor

maybe after a 1813 model
marble

statue
39 1/2 x 19 x 19
[no discernible inscriptions]

Acc. No. : 1969.076
Credit Line : Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art, The University of Oklahoma, Norman; Gift of the Woolaroc Museum, Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1969

Norman, Oklahoma, Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

http://www.ou.edu/content/fjjma.html

Provenance

  • Likely acquired originally by Frank Phillips (1873-1950), oil industrialist, founder of Phillips Petroleum, marketed as Phillips 66, or by his family
  • Bartlesville, OK, Woolaroc Museum
  • 1969, Gift of the Woolaroc Museum, Bartlesville, OK

Bibliography

  • 1999 Hubert et Ledoux-Lebard
    Gérard Hubert et Guy Ledoux-Lebard, Napoléon, portraits contemporains, bustes et statues, Paris, Arthena, 1999 (ce modèle n'est pas mentionné)

Related Works

Very similar to Napoléon Ier, empereur des Français (1769-1821), bigger than life-size statue, marble, 1813, Versailles, châteaux de Versailles et de Trianon, by Pierre CARTELLIER (1757-1831).