Offered by: Solomon Treasure
1050 Second Ave New York City, NY 10022 , United States Call Seller 917.686.9732


Exquisite French Patinated Bronze Bust of Emperor Napoleon I, after Canova

Sold Sold
  • Description
    An exquisite French patinated bronze Herm Bust of Emperor Napoleon I, circa 1820 After Canova (1757–1822).

    Mounted on a solid square bronze and green marble base. Extremely fine quality sculpture.

    Signed Canova and has a foundry mark (unclear). Further marked "Bronze Paris" (see photos).

    Measures: 15" high x 8.5" wide x 7.5" deep.

    Very good condition. Ready to place.

    Antonio Canova was the most celebrated neoclassical artist in Europe.
  • More Information
    Documentation: Signed
    Period: 19th Century
    Condition: Good.
    Creation Date: 1820
    Styles / Movements: Traditional
    Incollect Reference #: 333010
  • Dimensions
    W. 8.5 in; H. 15 in; H.2. 7.5 in;
    W. 21.59 cm; H. 38.1 cm; H.2. 19.05 cm;
Message from Seller:

For four generations, Solomon Treasure has obtained a reputation for dealing in rare and important 18th – 19th century antiques and fine art.

Sign In To View Price close

You must Sign In to your account to view the price. If you don’t have an account, please Create an Account below.

Loading... Loading...
  • This website uses cookies to track how visitors use our website to provide a better user experience. By continuing to browse this website, you are agreeing to our cookie policy
Join InCollect close

Join to view prices, save favorites, share collections and connect with others.

Forgot Password?
  • Be the first to see new listings and weekly events
    Invalid Email. Please try again.