Sculpture of Napoleon I of France bust replica sculpture by artist Antonio Canova (1757-1822). Antonio Canova, famous for his marble sculptures, is regarded is as the greatest Neoclassical artist of his time. After a tour of Europe, he developed a passion for the ancient marble sculptures. This heroic tribute to the French general and self-proclaimed emperor Napoleon, renowned for his strategies, discovering the Rosetta Stone, implementing civil law and educational program, is one of many statues and busts requested by Napoleon from Canova during this time period. Canova created our impressive sculptural bust, here cast in quality designer resin with a rough faux Roman stone finish as a sophisticated antique replica for your home or garden.