Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Study for “Remains of Napoléon Leaving St. Helena”

Study for “Remains of Napoléon Leaving St. Helena”

Louis Gabriel Eugène Isabey - c.1840

On October 15, 1840, at 5:30 p.m., Napoléon’s coffin was carried aboard La Belle Poule, anchored in Jamestown harbor. A single, brilliant star shown directly above the boat. Isabey later received a request from King Louis-Philippe to draw the scene, following the return of Napoléon’s remains.

Gouache on paper



NAPOLEONIC GARDE DE BATTAILLE SWORD FROM 1 OF KING WILLIAM BODYGUARDS WATERLOO picture

NAPOLEONIC GARDE DE BATTAILLE SWORD FROM 1 OF KING WILLIAM BODYGUARDS WATERLOO

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Napoleonic War Period 1796 P Heavy Cavalry Officer'c Dress Sword picture

Napoleonic War Period 1796 P Heavy Cavalry Officer'c Dress Sword

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NAPOLEONIC BRITISH FRENCH MAMALUKE SWORD SHAMSHIR HIGH RANKING OFFICER CA 1790 picture

NAPOLEONIC BRITISH FRENCH MAMALUKE SWORD SHAMSHIR HIGH RANKING OFFICER CA 1790

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NAPOLEONIC FRENCH GARDE DE BATTAILLE GRAND ARMEE COURASSIER OFFICER SWORD C 1790 picture

NAPOLEONIC FRENCH GARDE DE BATTAILLE GRAND ARMEE COURASSIER OFFICER SWORD C 1790

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Massive French Napoleonic era CORPS IMPERIAL DU GENIE Pioneer Axe (sword,dagger) picture

Massive French Napoleonic era CORPS IMPERIAL DU GENIE Pioneer Axe (sword,dagger)

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AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR NAPOLEONIC WARS HUSSAR HIGH OFFICER SWORD C 1780 picture

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR NAPOLEONIC WARS HUSSAR HIGH OFFICER SWORD C 1780

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