Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait

“Bonaparte on St. Helena Island”

“Bonaparte on St. Helena Island”

Jean-Pierre Marie Jazet - c. 1825

Napoléon and his small entourage, presumably here being shown their barren new home by the red-coated British captors, did their best to pass the time and relieve the boredom by taking walks, playing cards and dining at the Emperor’s table.

Engraving on paper

Images © Chalençon
A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011