Henry Gillaume Chatillon

France, b.1780, d.1856

Julie Femme De L’Empereur Sévère

  • Engraving
  • Sir Joseph Kinsey bequest
  • 139 x 103mm
  • 73/100

This print is a page from the multi-volume 'Musée Francais; receuil des plus beaux tableaux, statues, et bas-reliefs qui existaient au Louvre avant 1815'. This monumental 1829 publication documented the contents of the Louvre Museum during the Napoleonc era when it had housed art treasures from all over occupied Europe.

Compare the statue of Faustina Major at the Getty, Malibu.