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ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand

Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

Maker: Monnaie de Paris

Musée Napoléon, Salle du Laocoon

Hall of the Laocoon

1804

gilt bronze struck

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 1 38 in.

obverse:
signed below tranche: ANDRIEU F.
reverse:
on first arch of ceiling: R[épublique] F[rancaise]
in exergue: MUSÉE NAPOLÉON

Acc. No.: 85.2.71

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 22nd, 2019)

Comment

  • The medal is located on 4th line, 1st from the left.