Metz, France, 1783 – (?)
After Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767-1855)
Portrait of Empress Marie-Louise
Watercolour on ivory; bronze frame
6.5 x 4.3 cm (approx.)
Ben Weider Collection, inv. 2009.186
Jean-Pierre Menuisier was a pupil of the miniaturist Isabey who successfully imitated his teacher without ever equalling his talent.