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Jean Baptiste Isabey

Portrait of Napoleon Buonaparte, 1814

Museum number: P155

Curatorial note

This miniature was painted on the island of Elba in 1814 when Napoleon was in exile. It was originally lent to Soane by Lady Beechey, who noted that ‘no one, I am sure, will more highly prize it’.


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