A Collection of Art Medals

Date of Auction: 31st May 1995


Estimate: £90 - £120

France, 1866. France. Napoleon III, “La Photographie”, Æ medal, by Eugène Oudiné, 72mm (CGMP II, 210, like no.17; original strike, hallmark: Bee). Very rare, fine to very fine (£90-120)


Eugène Andre Oudiné (1810-1887) studied with Galle and Ingres. Prix de Rome 1831. (See BDM IV, 346).