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



Antique Stamped 1803 Napoleonic Era, Hungarian, Polish Knife 19”, Short Sword picture

Antique Stamped 1803 Napoleonic Era, Hungarian, Polish Knife 19”, Short Sword

$1898.00



OSS Coin Knife (Vintage) Napoleon III - 5 Francs 1869 - Knife & File (RARE) picture

OSS Coin Knife (Vintage) Napoleon III - 5 Francs 1869 - Knife & File (RARE)

$332.04



66 pcs Set Eme 18/10 Italy Pearlized Handle Fork Spoon Knives Flatware Napoleon picture

66 pcs Set Eme 18/10 Italy Pearlized Handle Fork Spoon Knives Flatware Napoleon

$229.00



Extremely rare  France Antique 1969 Napoleon Paper Knife Stationery Coin Memo picture

Extremely rare France Antique 1969 Napoleon Paper Knife Stationery Coin Memo

$160.00



CHRISTOFLE,FRENCH SILVERPLATED PAPER KNIFE,LETTER OPENER,NAPOLEON. picture

CHRISTOFLE,FRENCH SILVERPLATED PAPER KNIFE,LETTER OPENER,NAPOLEON.

$120.00



EME Flatware Napoleon-Bordeaux Lucites 9pcs 5 fork, 4 Knives Italy Flatware set picture

EME Flatware Napoleon-Bordeaux Lucites 9pcs 5 fork, 4 Knives Italy Flatware set

$99.99



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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011