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



Montblanc Patron of Art 888 Fountain Pen Collection Regent 1995 to Napoleon 2021 picture

Montblanc Patron of Art 888 Fountain Pen Collection Regent 1995 to Napoleon 2021

$325356.28



Rare Antique Sevres Porcelain Large Sugar Bowl Napoleon Princess Murat picture

Rare Antique Sevres Porcelain Large Sugar Bowl Napoleon Princess Murat

$60000.00



Napoleon III Gilt&Silver bronze champlevé enamel mounted Onyx centrepiece French picture

Napoleon III Gilt&Silver bronze champlevé enamel mounted Onyx centrepiece French

$47500.00



Gold Snuff Box with Napoleon Portrait by Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767–1855) picture

Gold Snuff Box with Napoleon Portrait by Jean-Baptiste Isabey (1767–1855)

$44500.00



Pair Antique Huge French Sevres Porcelain Urns, Hand Painted,  1880 , Napoleon picture

Pair Antique Huge French Sevres Porcelain Urns, Hand Painted, 1880 , Napoleon

$40000.00



Pair Antique Huge French Sevres Porcelain Urns, Hand Painted,  1880 , picture

Pair Antique Huge French Sevres Porcelain Urns, Hand Painted, 1880 ,

$36000.00



Images © photo12.com-Pierre-Jean Chalençon
A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011