Portrait of Madame Mere (Letiza Bonaparte, nee Ramolino 1750-1836).

She is dressed sumptuously in the Empire style beside a table bearing a bust of Napoleon laureate.


Jerome Bonaparte, Cassel Palace; San Donato Collection (sale Rome, 1880); Madame Asselin, Paris; E.Schidner, Paris; Nouveau Drouot, Paris, 1983.

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