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



Pair of 19th C. Chargers, Napoleon Bonaparte, battles of Jena & Wagram picture

Pair of 19th C. Chargers, Napoleon Bonaparte, battles of Jena & Wagram

$2950.00



PAIR antique french oil canvas napoleon battle scene painting rare 19thc picture

PAIR antique french oil canvas napoleon battle scene painting rare 19thc

$2275.00



Circa 1720 France Epee Sword King Louis XV Musketeer Napoleon Battle War picture

Circa 1720 France Epee Sword King Louis XV Musketeer Napoleon Battle War

$1397.00



French Napoleonic Belgian Discharge Certificate Battle of Austerlitz picture

French Napoleonic Belgian Discharge Certificate Battle of Austerlitz

$1000.00



Circa 1815 2nd Empire French Lion Head Epee Sword MOP Grip Napoleon Battle War picture

Circa 1815 2nd Empire French Lion Head Epee Sword MOP Grip Napoleon Battle War

$897.00



19th C Gilt Bronze French Officer Epee Sword Gilt Bronze Napoleon Battle War picture

19th C Gilt Bronze French Officer Epee Sword Gilt Bronze Napoleon Battle War

$897.97



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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011