Portrait of Joachim Murat

Oil on canvas | 41 x 33cm | First half of the 19th century

Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson

Joachim Murat (1767-1815) was a comrade-in-arms of Napoleon Bonaparte; from 1805 he was Marshal of France and from 1808 King of Naples. The Hermitage canvas is a sketch for Girodet's painting Napoleon Receiving the Keys of the City of Vienna, 13 Nove...
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