Baron Jacques Marquet de Montbreton de Norvins
752 x 956 • 462 KB
The subject of this portrait looks overwhelmingly like Stendhal. This impression is reinforced by the fact that the picture is painted almost entirely in red and black. The portrait is unusual in that there are visible pentiments round the top of the head. M. de Norvins was commissioner-general of the police of Rome when that city was part of the French Empire.
Owner/Location: National Gallery - London  (United Kingdom - London)
Dates: 1811
Artist age:Approximately 31 years old.
Dimensions: Height: 97.2 cm (38.27 in.), Width: 78.7 cm (30.98 in.)
Medium: Painting - oil on canvas
Entered by: Member rocsdad on 05 June 2006.
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