Emperor Napoleon III, Emperor of France (1808-1873) and the Empress Eugénie (1826-1920)
305 mm (H)
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Attingham Park, Shropshire (Accredited Museum)
Ceramic, Staffordshire, Emperor Napoleon III, Emperor of France (1808-1873) and the Empress Eugénie (1826-1920), Staffordshire Pottery. Full-length Staffordshire figures of Napoleon III and the Empress Eugenie. Napoleon standing in plumed cocked hat, uniform and trousers (left). The Empress Eugenie standing, bare-headed, in low bodice, flounced skirt and overskirt; her left hand on his right forearm (right).
part of collection built up by Thomas Balston (d.1967). He wrote about the collection in Staffordshire Portrait Figures of the Victorian Age, 1958.
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Staffordshire Pottery, potter