Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Louis XVIII medallion design (detail)

Louis XVIII medallion design (detail)

Carle Vernet -

Vernet designed this emblem for the throne room of the king. Though a Bourbon, Louis XVIII loved the Empire style and employed many of the artists previously used by Napoléon.

Watercolor on canvas


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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011