Exquisite French Patinated Bronze Bust of Emperor Napoleon I, after Canova
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.
H 15 in. x W 8.5 in. x D 7.5 in.
H 38.1 cm x W 21.59 cm x D 19.05 cm