Antique 19th century French Napoleonic Miniature Portrait Of Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte
An antique 19th century French miniature portrait of Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, finely hand-painted on the oval convex porcelain panel.
Napoleon is shown wearing his favorite Colonel Chasseurs Cheval de la Garde Imperial uniform, with gold epaulets, a white waistcoat.
He wears the star of the Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour and the Croix d'officier of the same Order.
This finely painted with a fine brush miniature portrait shows the artist's superb skills with an extremely fine and realistically painted face with beautiful eyes, lips, hair, and uniform details.
Set in the original, oval, jeweled and 24K Gold Plated bronze frame.
The back is stamped “GUARANTEED A.M.W. 24KT GOLD PLATE” and fitted with a supporting easel, and loop for hanging.
Dimensions of the oval frame 7.4 cm x 6 cm (2.91 inches x 2.36 inches).
CONDITION: This original painting is in very good condition, with no restorations or repairs. Bronze frame showing its age and use with a patina.