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ID: 700000609Record Type: Movable Work
Histoire de Napoléon (lithographs; Adam, Victor (1801-1866); published: Publié par Jeannin rue...; published 1833; Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, ...; 723322; accession number: 2007.PR.52**)
Note: Seven historiated scenes by Adam and two portraits by Maurin are illustrated in each plate.Painter and lithographer from Paris; The portfolio is dedicated to the life of Napoleon from his years of study at the military school of Brienne in France to his apotheosis following his obsequies; Gift of Stuart and Beverly Denenberg. Publication: A Paris : Publié par Jeannin rue du Croissant, no. 20, [1833].
Titles:
Histoire de Napoléon (preferred,C,U,RP,French-P,U,U)
Portfolio of scenes and portraits illustrating the life of Napoleon (C,U,DE,English,U,U)
Catalog Level: portfolio
Work Types:
lithographs [300041379] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, prints (visual works), <prints by process or technique>, <prints by process: transfer method>, planographic prints)
prints (visual works) [300041273]
..... (Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>)

Classifications:
prints (preferred)

Creation Date: published 1833

Creator Display:
Adam, Victor (1801-1866); published: Publié par Jeannin rue du Croissant, no. 20 [preferred,GRISC]
printmaker Adam, Victor (French painter and lithographer, 1801-1866) [500006886]
printmaker Maurin, Nicolas Eustache (French painter, lithographer, and illustrator, 1799-1850) [500016190]
publishers Jeannin (French publisher, active 19th century) [500353814]
Locations:
Current: Getty Research Institute, Special Collections (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500353615] Getty Research Institute, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 723322; accession number: 2007.PR.52**
Credit Line: copyright J. Paul Getty Trust, Getty Research Institute, Special Collections
Address Note: 1200 Getty Center Dr., Suite 1100, Los Angeles, CA 90049-1688
Other: Publication: Paris [7008038] Île-de-France (region (administrative division)), France (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: 1 portfolio ([2] wrappers, 12 leaves of plates): lithography, b&w
portfolios (groups of works) [300179434]
.......(Objects Facet, Object Groupings and Systems (Hierarchy Name), object groupings, <object groupings by specific context>, visual works groupings)
wrappers (book covers) [300211392]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, information form components, gathered matter components, covers (gathered matter components))
plates (illustrations) [300189216]
.......(Objects Facet, Components (Hierarchy Name), components (objects), <components by specific context>, information form components, layout features, <images and ornament: layout features>, illustrations (layout features), <illustrations by form>)
lithography [300053271]
.......(Activities Facet, Processes and Techniques (Hierarchy Name), <processes and techniques (processes and techniques)>, <processes and techniques by specific type>, image-making processes and techniques, <printing and printing processes and techniques>, printing processes, planographic printing processes)

Dimensions: wrappers unfolded ca. 59 x ca. 83 cm., sheets ca. 58 x ca. 41 cm, 12 leaves of plates
General Subject:
portrait (preferred )
biographical
history and legend

Specific Subjects:
Napolean I, Emperor of the French (French ruler, patron, and collector, 1769-1821) [500122388]
.....(Non-Artists) (ULAN)
biography (genre) [300055908]
.....(Associated Concepts Facet, Associated Concepts, <concepts in the arts>, <genres in the arts>, <literary| oral and motion picture genres>, nonfiction) (AAT)
portraits [300015637]
.....(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by subject type>) (AAT)

Provenance: sdenenberg; Gift.
Inscriptions: Histoire de Napoléon suite de sujets / composés et dessinés par Victor Adam ; les portraits par N. Maurin. "London published by Ch. Tilt, 86, Fleet Street / Paris publié par Jeannin, rue du Croissant, No. 20 / New York published by Bailly Ward & Co."--printed in the lower margin of each plate.; "Publié par / H. Jeannin / à Paris"--oval blind stamp in the lower margin of each plate.; Flyer pasted onto page [2] of wrapper with list of titles of plates 1 to 6.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Histoire de Napoléon........ [GRISC,VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) 723322
Portfolio of scenes and portraits illustrating the life of Napoleon........ [VP]
........ GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-) note
Subject: ....... [GRISC,VP]
....................... Béraldi no. 11
....................... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
Note:
English ..... [GRISC,VP]
..... GRI Special Collections Finding Aids databases (2012-)
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