Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Murat’s appointment as Prince and Grand Admiral of the Empire

Murat’s appointment as Prince and Grand Admiral of the Empire

- 1805

Once Emperor, Napoléon began to create an Imperial nobility. Through the end of his reign, he was to name 31 dukes, 452 counts, 1,500 barons and 1,474 chevaliers. Among them, his brother-in-law Joachim Murat, a superb cavalry officer, was surprised to be made Grand Admiral of the Empire.

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Napoleon Bonaparte Signed Letter from Polish Campaign, War of the 4th Coalition picture

Napoleon Bonaparte Signed Letter from Polish Campaign, War of the 4th Coalition

$4500.00



Bonaparte, Joséphine (1763-1814) - Letter signed regarding poor orphans picture

Bonaparte, Joséphine (1763-1814) - Letter signed regarding poor orphans

$2625.00



Thomas Clarkson - Autograph Letter Signed - re/ Napoleon & His Work on Abolition picture

Thomas Clarkson - Autograph Letter Signed - re/ Napoleon & His Work on Abolition

$2250.00



antique silver Wax Seal, statue Napoleon I, initials / letters: E. R. or R. E. picture

antique silver Wax Seal, statue Napoleon I, initials / letters: E. R. or R. E.

$1800.00



MARIE LOUISE WIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE HANDWRITTE SIGNED LETTER TO HER SON JSA  picture

MARIE LOUISE WIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE HANDWRITTE SIGNED LETTER TO HER SON JSA

$1675.00



Very rare and collectible silvered Christofle Letter Opener.Laureate Napoleon I picture

Very rare and collectible silvered Christofle Letter Opener.Laureate Napoleon I

$1500.00



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