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ANDRIEU, Jean-Bertrand

Bordeaux, Gironde 1761 - Paris 1822

JEUFFROY, Romain-Vincent

Rouen, Seine-Maritime 1749 - Prunay-en-Yvelines, Yvelines 1826

Obverse by ANDRIEU, reverse by JEUFFROY.

Maker: Monnaie de Paris

Napoléon Empereur / Capitulation de Spandau, Stettin, Magdebourg et Custrin, 1806s, 1806

Napoleon Emperor / Fall of Four Prussian Fortresses, 1806

1806

gilt bronze struck

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 1 58 in.

obverse:
around circumference: NAPOLEON EMP. ET ROI.
signed on tranche: ANDRIEU F.
reverse:
in exergue : CAPITULATION DE SPANDAU STETTIN / MAGDEBURG ET CUSTRIN / MDCCCVI.
signed left: JEUFFROY F.
signed right: DENON DIR.

Acc. No.: 85.2.98

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 23rd, 2019)

Related works

  • Other copy:
    - Paris, Musée Carnavalet, Histoire de Paris, inv. ND2837 (voir : http://parismuseescollections.paris.fr/fr/musee-carnavalet/oeuvres/capitulation-de-spandau-stettin-magdebourg-et-custrin-octobre-1806).

Comment

  • The medal is located on 3rd line, 2nd from the right.