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ISELIN, Henri-Frédéric

Clairegoutte, Haute-Saône 1825 - Clairegoutte, Haute-Saône 1905

Jérôme Napoléon Bonaparte II (-Patterson) (1830-1893), lieutenant au 1er chasseurs d'Afrique

Jérôme Napoléon Bonaparte II (-Patterson) (1830-1893), lieutenant au 1er chasseurs d'Afrique

1858

bronze

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 16 in.

signed: ISELIN / PARIS, 1858

Acc. No.: XX.5.47

Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Charles J. Bonaparte

Photo credit: scan from MHS provided photo in J. Paul Getty Museum archives / ph. Ed Whitman

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • Gift of Mrs. Charles J. Bonaparte

Related works

  • Marble bust exhibited at the Paris Salon of 1859, n° 3315 : M. J.-N. Bonaparte-Paterson, lieutenant au 1er chasseurs d'Afrique.
    Plaster bust in the collections of Maryland State Archives, Annapolis.

Comment

  • Jérôme Napoléon Bonaparte II (-Patterson) is the grand-son of the King Jérôme Bonaparte and of Betsy Patterson, of Baltimore. He was born in Baltimore, went to France, made a career in the French army, returned to Baltimore.