David's Pictures, Now Exhibiting At No. 20, Bedford Street, Covent Garden.Explanation of Three Original Pictures of the Chevalier David, First Painter to Napoleon.
4to, letterpress pamphlet, pp.4. Rare. Creased and toned.
During Napoleon's exile on Elba much Napoleonic art was displayed in London. This exhibition showed three paintings by Jacques-Louis David: 'Napoleon Crossing the Alps'; 'The Emperor Napoleon in His Study at the Tuileries'; and 'Portrait of Pope Pius VII and Cardinal Caprara'. This brochure contains descriptions of the three paintings in English and French. In pencil at top Whit Monday May 15, 1815.
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