Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Ceremonial dress coat of a senior member of the Council of State

Ceremonial dress coat of a senior member of the Council of State

- 1804

Jean-Pierre Baghasson, Comte de Montalivet, Napoléon’s Minister of the Interior, wore this dress coat at the coronation.

Historical Provenance - de Montalivet family collection

Silk velvet and silk embroidery


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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011