MT: albumen print on paper mounted on card (9x5 / C:11x6)
TX: printed at lower center of margin in French <L. PIERSON, PHOT.> , at left <Deposé>, at right <garanti d' après nature.> , inscribed with fountain pen at lower center of margin <Cte Bacciochi>, inscribed with pencil at rear upper left <Bacciochi>, printed at center <MAISON / MAYER & PIERSON PHOTOGRAPHES DE S.M. L'EMPEREUR / Boulevart des Capucines, 3 / PARIS. / Les Clichés étant conservés indéfiniment, / on peut toujours se procurer de nouvelles / épreuve de Cartes & Portraits sans reposer.>
CM: Félix Pascal Bacciochi was born on 18 May 1762 in Ajaccio, Corsica. In Marseille on 1 May 1797 he married the Grand Duchess of Tuscany, Maria Anna Elisa Bonaparte (1777-1920), and had five children with her. Count Bacciochi died on 27 April 1841 in Bologne, and was buried with his wife in the Basilica of San Petronio.