The William Henry Fox Talbot Catalogue Raisonné

Master record for Schaaf no. 1606

Sculpture from the base of the Arc de Triomphe de l'Étoile, Paris

Attributed to: William Henry Fox Talbot

Location: Paris

The sculpture is known as, Le Triomphe de 1810.  It is by the French Neoclassical sculptor, Jean-Pierre Cortot (1787 - 1843) and celebrates the Treaty of Schönbrunn.  It features Napoléon Bonaparte, crowned by the goddess of Victory.