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Buonaparte first Consul of France: P.23-1953

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Buonaparte first Consul of France
Portrait of Napoléon I, Emperor of the French, 1769-1821


Printmaker: Smith, John Raphael
Publisher: Smith, John Raphael
Painter: Appiani, Andrea I (After)



Legal notes

Given by Louis C. G. Clarke, Trinity Hall, February 1953

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1953) by Clarke, Louis Colville Gray


18th Century
Production date: AD 1800


Inscriptions on bottom "Engraved from a Picture painted at Milan by A. Appiani, in the Possession of the R.t Hon.ble the Earl Wycombe, by J. R. Smith, Engraver in Mezzotinto to his Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, & Published by him Jan.y 25 1800 No.31 King street, Covent Garden London".

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Identification numbers

Accession number: P.23-1953
Primary reference Number: 206140
Chaloner Smith: 28
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Audit data

Created: Thursday 13 August 2015 Updated: Friday 28 August 2015 Last processed: Thursday 3 August 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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