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Painted Portrait of Napoleon

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Marks

L. l. plate maker mark: "Scovills". Spirit of Fact #1.

Provenance

Richard Parker, Jaffrey, NH; gift to MFA May 25, 1994.

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Parker in memory of Herman Parker

1850–60

Dimensions

Plate: 10.8 x 8.3 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1994.152

Medium or Technique

Photograph, daguerreotype

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