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ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand

Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

Maker: Monnaie de Paris

Baptême du Roi de Rome

Baptism of King of Rome

1811

gilt bronze struck

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 2 1116 in.

obverse:
below tranche: DENON D.
reverse:
at lower left: ANDRIEU FECIT.
in exergue : BAPTEME DU ROI DE ROME/ M.DCCCXI.

Acc. No.: 85.2.24

Credit Line: Gift of Hon. Levi P. Morton, 1885

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, May 2019

© Artist:


Provenance

  • The medals in this collection were struck for the Metropolitan Museum of Art at the Paris Mint at the request of the donor, formerly U.S. Minister to France.
  • 1885, Gift of Hon. Levi P. Morton

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (April 19th, 2019)