Winterhalter, Franz Xaver (1805-73). Medium: oil on canvas. Date: 1841. Marshal of France and diplomat; Ambassador to the Sublime Porte in Constantinople; of Corsican origin; though a follower and supporter of Napoleon, he accepted the French Bourbon restoration in 1814 and became ambassador to the Court of St James in London from 1835-40; Provenance: Ch�teau de Versailles, France. Photographic rights held by The Bridgeman Art Library.