The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Napoleon I
  • Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767 - 1855)
  • Napoleon I
  • France
  • c. 1806
  • Miniature
  • Watercolour on ivory
  • Image size: 6.6 x 4 cm
  • Signature: 'Isabey'
    Inscription: 'Isabey'
    Label: '5'
  • M229
  • West Gallery III
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Probably by Isabey or his large studio, but not of the highest quality. See Isabey, 'Napoleon I', M211. Here Napoleon is wearing the academic costume of the Institut, a French institution which he substantially reformed.