Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Engraved portrait of Eugène de Beauharnais

Engraved portrait of Eugène de Beauharnais

Engraved with watercolors by Alix - c. 1805

Prince Eugene was Joséphine’s only son, whom Napoléon made Viceroy of Italy. He is seen here in his official uniform. From the first time Napoléon met him, he was impressed by the young man’s modesty, sincerity and good looks.

Engraving embellished with watercolors


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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011