Jean-Baptiste Carpeaux, French, 1827 - 1875
A cousin and close friend of the French Emperor Napoleon III, Princess Mathilde was one of the liveliest figures of the Paris cultural and social scene. Her haughty gaze evokes the grand manner of French aristocratic portraiture of previous centuries.
Explore the Collections
* Works in the collection are moved off view for many different reasons. Although gallery locations on the website are updated regularly, there is no guarantee that this object will be on display on the day of your visit.