Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Joséphine’s portfolio for the annulment papers

Joséphine’s portfolio for the annulment papers

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This artifact is one of two almost identical portfolios, which originally contained the official documents annulling Napoléon and Joséphine’s marriage, along with affidavits testifying to the irregularity of their religious marriage.

Red Morocco leather


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