Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


General Henri-Gratien Bertrands breeches and gloves

General Henri-Gratien Bertrands breeches and gloves

- c. 1812-1815

General Bertrand managed the Imperial household during Napolons reign, and accompanied him into exile on Elba Island and later, St. Helena Island. He was the main executor of the Emperors will. Worn on ceremonial occasions, these breeches (or culottes) were part of his official uniform as Grand Marshal of the Palace.

Historical Provenance - Bertrand family

Lyon Velvet



✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise picture

✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise

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✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise picture

✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise

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"LA MARSEILLAISE à SAÏGON" original poster surrounded Litho 1950 BRENET 82x64cm

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✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise picture

✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise

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"LA MARSEILLAISE" original poster entoilée Jacques CARLU 1918 (ROUGET DE L'ISLE) 

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✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise picture

✒ RARE LETTER Claude Joseph ROUGET de LISLE author of La Marseillaise

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