Delivery of the letter of exile to Dom Pedro II


Museu Histórico Nacional

Museu Histórico Nacional
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Panel composed of twelve white tiles painted in blue, representing a scene of Dom Pedro II receiving the summons from the Provisional Government to leave the country. Group of human figures on the right, in front of a man in uniform handing over a document to another man sitting on the left of the panel, flanked by people standing.
Based on the painting "Delivery of the letter of exile to Pedro II" by Albert Chapon belonging to the collection of the Museum of the City of Rio de Janeiro.


  • Title: Delivery of the letter of exile to Dom Pedro II
  • Creator: Unknown
  • Creator Lifespan: 1870
  • Date Created: 1890/1920
  • Physical Dimensions: 45 x 60 cm
  • External Link: Museu Histórico Nacional
  • Medium: Tiles on wood

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