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Napoleon Camerata


Bust-length, three-quarter view miniature portrait of Napoleon Camerata (1826-1853) as young boy with short brown hair, facing left with head and eyes forward. He wears a white shirt with a blue sash at the waistline and gold trim on the sleeves.

Verso transcription: Napoleon Camerata


circa 1828-1832


Watercolor on ivory, gold, glass


1 1/8 H x 1 5/8 W inches

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The Bonaparte Collection, Gift of Mrs. Charles J. Bonaparte

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Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture


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