Sitter identified by Laure de Margerie, February 10, 2014. Son of the architect Alexandre-Théodore Brongniart (1739-1813), who built the Palais de la Bourse in Paris.
Alexandre Brongniart (1770-1847), scientifique français
Alexandre Brongniart (1770-1847), French scientist
plaster of Paris
medal and plaquette
Acc. No.: 2001.87.29187
Credit Line: Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery / http://artgallery.yale.edu