Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait


“Napoléon Laid Out on His Austerlitz Camp Bed”

“Napoléon Laid Out on His Austerlitz Camp Bed”

Captain Frederick Marryat - May 6, 1821

Captain Frederick Marryat rendered this sketch 14 hours after Napoléon’s passing. Marryat was temporary commander of the ship Rosario, which took the dispatches announcing the death to England.

Historical Provenance - Frederick Marryat collection

Graphite on paper



FRENCH NAPOLEONIC SHAPSKA LANCIER HAIR OF THE YOUNG IMPERIAL GUARD, FIRST EMPIRE picture

FRENCH NAPOLEONIC SHAPSKA LANCIER HAIR OF THE YOUNG IMPERIAL GUARD, FIRST EMPIRE

$325.99



Miniature Portrait Napoleon as Colonel of Grenadiers a Pied of Imperial Guard picture

Miniature Portrait Napoleon as Colonel of Grenadiers a Pied of Imperial Guard

$350.00



FRENCH NAPOLEON 2nd EMPIRE IMPERIAL GUARD CAVALRY SABRETACHE PLATE picture

FRENCH NAPOLEON 2nd EMPIRE IMPERIAL GUARD CAVALRY SABRETACHE PLATE

$275.00



French Napoleonic Shako Hat of voltigeur, national guard of the Imperial Guard picture

French Napoleonic Shako Hat of voltigeur, national guard of the Imperial Guard

$175.00



Vintage 1960's Bossons Chalkware Head Grenadier Imperial Guard Napoleon picture

Vintage 1960's Bossons Chalkware Head Grenadier Imperial Guard Napoleon

$119.95



NAPOLEON'S IMPERIAL GUARD UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT - THE INFANTRY picture

NAPOLEON'S IMPERIAL GUARD UNIFORMS & EQUIPMENT - THE INFANTRY

$59.84



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