View full screen - View 1 of Lot 84. An Italian oval miniature on ivory representing Joachim Murat, King of Naples, Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, circa 1810 | Miniature ovale sur ivoire représentant Joachim Murat, Roi de Naples, par Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, vers 1810.
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An Italian oval miniature on ivory representing Joachim Murat, King of Naples, Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, circa 1810 | Miniature ovale sur ivoire représentant Joachim Murat, Roi de Naples, par Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, vers 1810

An Italian oval miniature on ivory representing Joachim Murat, King of Naples, Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, circa 1810 | Miniature ovale sur ivoire représentant Joachim Murat, Roi de Naples, par Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, vers 1810

An Italian oval miniature on ivory representing Joachim Murat, King of Naples, Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, circa 1810 | Miniature ovale sur ivoire représentant Joachim Murat, Roi de Naples, par Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, vers 1810

An Italian oval miniature on ivory representing Joachim Murat, King of Naples, Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, circa 1810


Joachim Murat in front, wearing a blue and red ribbon and the collar of the Golden Fleece, within oval gilt-bronze frame and rectangular wood frame

Haut. 10,5 cm ; 4in. high

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Miniature ovale sur ivoire représentant Joachim Murat, Roi de Naples, par Antonio Zuccarelli, Naples, vers 1810


Joachim Murat de face, portant un cordon bleu et rouge, ainsi que le collier de la Toison d'Or, dans un cadre ovale en bronze doré et un cadre rectangulaire en bois

In overall good condition. Tiny scratches on the left border. Otherwise nice quality. Signed on the right.


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Military collection Bernard Franck then Courtois and Lemoine-Bouchard collections.

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Collection militaire Bernard Franck puis collections Courtois et Lemoine-Bouchard.

This miniature is illustrated in the book Les Peintres en miniature 1650-1850 by Nathalie Lemoine-Bouchard in 2008, p. 542. Nathalie Lemoine-Bouchard states that it probably is the miniature that Leo Schidlof encountered on the English market in 1955.

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Cette miniature est illustrée dans le livre Les Peintres en miniature 1650-1850 par Nathalie Lemoine-Bouchard, 2008, p. 542. Nathalie Lemoine-Bouchard indique qu'il s'agit probablement de la miniature que Leo Schidlof rencontra sur le marché anglais en 1955.

Montélimar, 2006, n° 43.

This portrait is inspired by the one made by Jean-Baptiste Isabey.

Joachim Murat, who married Caroline Bonaparte, the Emperor's sister, has been King of Naples from 1808 to 1815.

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Ce portrait est inspiré du portrait de Jean-Baptiste Isabey.

Joachim Murat, époux de Caroline Bonaparte, soeur de l'Empereur, fut roi de Naples du 1er mai 1808 au 19 mai 1815.