Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Fabric sample from Versailles

Fabric sample from Versailles

Grand-Frères (silk manufacturer of Lyons) - c. 1810-1811

In honor of his marriage to the Archduchess Marie-Louise of Austria in April 1810, Napoléon redecorated Versailles, placing numerous orders for silk fabrics from Grand-Frères. This fabric sample, from the palace’s great living room, includes his personal emblem, the bee, as well as images related to the glories of the Roman Empire.

Silk



HELMET - MILITARY - NAPOLEONIC GENERAL - IMPERIAL GUARD 2ND LIGHT HORSE LANCERS  picture

HELMET - MILITARY - NAPOLEONIC GENERAL - IMPERIAL GUARD 2ND LIGHT HORSE LANCERS

$617.80



FRENCH YOUNG IMPERIAL GUARD OFFICER Shako Plate Napoleonic Wars 100 % ORIGINAL picture

FRENCH YOUNG IMPERIAL GUARD OFFICER Shako Plate Napoleonic Wars 100 % ORIGINAL

$600.00



FRENCH YOUNG IMPERIAL GUARD Shako Plate Napoleonic Wars 100 % ORIGINAL picture

FRENCH YOUNG IMPERIAL GUARD Shako Plate Napoleonic Wars 100 % ORIGINAL

$550.00



Scheibe Alsbach Porcelain Drummer Figurine Napoleon's Imperial Guard German Mark picture

Scheibe Alsbach Porcelain Drummer Figurine Napoleon's Imperial Guard German Mark

$400.00



NAPOLEONIC SWORD - SABRE - MARINES OF THE IMPERIAL GUARD picture

NAPOLEONIC SWORD - SABRE - MARINES OF THE IMPERIAL GUARD

$298.94



NAPOLEON'S IMPERIAL GUARD UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT - THE INFANTRY picture

NAPOLEON'S IMPERIAL GUARD UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT - THE INFANTRY

$52.21



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