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Jean-Pierre Menuisier

Portrait of Napoleon I

Artist

Jean-Pierre Menuisier
Metz, France, 1783 – (?)

Artist (birthplace)

After Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767-1855)

Title

Portrait of Napoleon I

Date

After 1812

Materials

Watercolour on ivory; bronze frame (not original)

Dimensions

6.4 x 4.7 cm (approx.)

Credits

Ben Weider Collection, inv. 2009.185

Collection

Western Art

Jean-Pierre Menuisier was a pupil of the miniaturist Isabey who successfully imitated his teacher without ever equalling his talent.

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