Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Preliminary drawing for Louis XVIII’s coat of arms

Preliminary drawing for Louis XVIII’s coat of arms

Carle Vernet - c. 1814-15

Fabric based on this design was probably used in the throne room at the Tuileries.

Historical Provenance - Picot collection

Watercolor and gouache on canvas parchment


Images © photo12.com-Pierre-Jean Chalençon
A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011