Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait

“The King of Rome”

“The King of Rome”

Innocent-Louis Goubaud - c. 1812

In this portrait, Napoléon’s baby son is surrounded by an ermine-trimmed cloak, a crown and other emblems of imperial authority. He confidently plays with a necklace of imperial eagles.

Engraving on vellum

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