Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Tableware belonging to Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord,

Tableware belonging to Charles Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord,

Plates: Nast Manufacture, Paris. Forks: Lorillon -

Talleyrand was the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Napoléon and a key diplomat in Europe at the time. He was famous for his skills as a political operative and his ability to represent his own interests and to accumulate wealth. Usually a perceptive judge of character, Napoléon never realized the extent of Talleyrand’s disloyalty and deception.

Historical Provenance - Talleyrand family collection from the Castle at Valençay

Porcelain, crystal and silver



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

$7995.00



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

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

$7550.00



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

NAPOLEONIC BRITISH FRENCH MAMALUKE SWORD SHAMSHIR HIGH RANKING OFFICER CA 1790

$5995.00



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

$5495.00



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)

$4500.00



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

AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY WAR NAPOLEONIC WARS HUSSAR HIGH OFFICER SWORD C 1780

$4495.00



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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011