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Nouveaux costumes arrêtés par les Consuls / Costume des Consuls de la République Française

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Description

Napoléon Bonaparte, whole-length, head turned to left, in uniform of consul of the French Republic: bicorne hat, embroidered baldric worn over red frock coat embroidered with foliage, blue belt, and white breeches. 1800. Hand-coloured etching.
Additional Makers: Print maker - Alexis Chataignier; Publisher - Alexis Chataignier
Inscription: Lettered with production detail: 'Dessiné et gravé par Chataignier', publication address: 'A Paris, chez l'Auteur, Rue Jacques No.54', title, and registration date: 'Déposé à la Bibliothèque nationale le 21 Pluviose an 8' (14 February 1800)
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Location

Musée Maison Bonaparte, Rue Saint-Charles, Ajaccio, France

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