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BRENET, Nicolas Guy Antoine

Paris 1773 - Paris 1846

Edited in Birmingham, England by James Mudie.

Duc de Wellington (1769-1852), de la série de James Mudie "National Medals" 1815

Duke of Wellington (1769-1852), one of Mudie's series of "National Medals", 1815

1815

bronze struck

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 1 58 in.

obverse:
around circumference: ARTHUR DUKE OF WELLINGTON
signed below tranche of neck: BRENET
reverse:
on ribbons, from left to right: VIMEIRA / OPORTO / TALAVERA / BUSACO / F(uen)tes DE ONOR(o) / SALAMANCA / VITTORIA / PAMPELUNA / ORTHEO / TOULOUSE
within the wreath: WATERLOO / JUNE XVIII . / MDCCCXV.
signed at the bottom by the editor: J. MUDIE

Acc. No.: 08.230.3

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick S. Wait, 1908

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, May 2019

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1908, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick S. Wait

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (May 6th, 2019)

Comment

  • See text on French version of this website.