Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord’s prayer chair

Charles-Maurice de Talleyrand-Périgord’s prayer chair

Jacob Frère -

This prayer chair, or prie-dieu, is a relic of Talleyrand’s years as Bishop of Autun, prior to the French Revolution, and of his years of international diplomacy and intrigue. By the end of his life, he turned towards religion again and displayed this prayer chair in his bedroom.

Historical Provenance - Rochecotte Castle

Sculpted and gilded wood with upholstery



Duke of Wellington, original Peninsular War Campaign Letter, Portugal 1810 picture

Duke of Wellington, original Peninsular War Campaign Letter, Portugal 1810

$958.80



Napoleonic Peninsular War France Spain Portugal Battle Wellington Vitoria Maps X picture

Napoleonic Peninsular War France Spain Portugal Battle Wellington Vitoria Maps X

$714.14



Beautiful Brunswick Peninsular War Medal picture

Beautiful Brunswick Peninsular War Medal

$200.00



SPAIN. Peninsular War Passport, 1810. picture

SPAIN. Peninsular War Passport, 1810.

$135.36



Peninsular War British Officers Naval Button 1800-1815 picture

Peninsular War British Officers Naval Button 1800-1815

$125.00



1813 Wellington Coin Britain Peninsular Campaign Napoleon Waterloo Battle War picture

1813 Wellington Coin Britain Peninsular Campaign Napoleon Waterloo Battle War

$99.00



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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011