Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Fragment of cloak worn by Napoléon at the Battle of Marengo

Fragment of cloak worn by Napoléon at the Battle of Marengo

- c. 1800

On his death, the cloak worn by Napoléon during one of his greatest victories was placed over his corpse. Captain J. W. Crossley later cut a piece as a souvenir. The remainder of the cloak was burnt in a fire in London in 1825, and this is believed to be the only surviving fragment.

Historical Provenance - Lazarus collection

Wool cloth embroidered with gold thread



PONTILED 1880s FRENCH FIGURAL WINE BOTTLE FROSTED MAN & LADY STORMING BASTILLE picture

PONTILED 1880s FRENCH FIGURAL WINE BOTTLE FROSTED MAN & LADY STORMING BASTILLE

$75.00



1790/1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION 5 SOLS COMM. COIN STORMING OF THE BASTILLE  AS IS  picture

1790/1792 FRENCH REVOLUTION 5 SOLS COMM. COIN STORMING OF THE BASTILLE AS IS

$35.00



1789-1889 FRENCH  EXPOSITION BRONZE MEDAL STORMING OF BASTILLE  SYMBOLIC RARE picture

1789-1889 FRENCH EXPOSITION BRONZE MEDAL STORMING OF BASTILLE SYMBOLIC RARE

$30.00



Press Photo

Press Photo "Storming of the Bastille" painting at The Carnavalet Museum, France

$29.88



1935 Press Photo Reenactment of Peasants Storming Bastille - nee19042 picture

1935 Press Photo Reenactment of Peasants Storming Bastille - nee19042

$19.99



1987 Press Photo Runners Wait For Start Of

1987 Press Photo Runners Wait For Start Of "Storm The Bastille" Run - mja45026

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