Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Empress Marie-Louise’s silk finery basket

Empress Marie-Louise’s silk finery basket

Brocard - c. 1810

Servants brought cases such as this to Marie-Louise each morning. They held her personal belongings, such as handkerchiefs, jewelry and gold boxes.

Silk with gold thread


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