Napoleon - An Intimate Portrait

What They are Saying...

Recent press coverage:

What visitors are saying:

Here is just a sampling of what people are saying about the NAPOLÉON exhibition…

“Russell, The Napoleon show is fantastic - a triumph for your company and for you.”

-Suzanne Delehanty, Director of the Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, NJ

"The exhibit was extraordinary, by any terms."

-Rosalyn Martty, Board Member, Napoleonic Historical Society, New Orleans, LA

“We are great fans of your exhibit. We have told many friends about the experience of seeing so many priceless Napoleon artifacts.   It was chilling and it brought the history home in a way that research cannot.”

-Gerald & Loretta Hausman, Authors, Bokeelia, Florida

"I just received your catalogue today and I am just delighted with it. Wish I had been able to attend the exhibition."

-Michaela Krauss, Aachen, Germany

“I thoroughly enjoyed the exhibit while visiting New Orleans this past weekend. After returning home, I discovered the accompanying Web site! Not only can I view many of the smaller details that I missed in my hasty visit to the exhibit, but I can also delve further into the life and times of this amazing personality. Thank you so much for bringing it all to life.”

-Catherine Wanner, York, Pennsylvania

“I saw the Chalençon exhibition at the National Geographic Society late last month and was most impressed. Congratulations!”

-Peter Trippi, Director, Dahesh Museum of Art, New York City

“Fascinating, and well worth a visit.”

-Laurence Jarvik, Author and Political Commentator

“This is a remarkable exhibition.”

-Nancy Beers Parsons, Manager, National Geographic Museum, Washington, DC

“I saw your exhibit on Saturday in DC and was very impressed… it had many wonderful things to see, things that I thought I'd never see without traveling to France. Thank you for putting it all together.

-James Howland Beers, Wayne, Pennsylvania

 “I liked it better than Tut in Ft. Lauderdale.”

-Fan, reported by Jeana Brunson, PH. D., Director, Museum of Florida History

“This is one of those WOW events.”

-Mayor John Marks, Tallahassee, Florida

“This exhibit is the most significant we have had the honor of hosting... Through this exhibit, our visitors will gain understanding of both Napoleon the leader and Napoleon the man.”

-Sue M. Cobb, Secretary of State, State of Florida

“Thank you ALL so much for the great work over the last several months for a job well done--the planning and execution of the opening was exceptional. This exhibit is a wonderful testimonial to your professionalism and dedication.”

-JuDee Pettijohn, Deputy Secretary of State, Cultural Affairs Division, State of Florida

“The show in Washington was so fantastic and informative and fun. I am eager for the catalog to arrive!”

-Nathalie Browne, Jupiter, Florida

“The copies of your catalog that I ordered arrived this afternoon and I wanted to tell you that they are almost as impressive as the exhibit was itself.”

-Jim Beers, Valley Forge Military Academy, Pennsylvania

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A Traveling Exhibition from Russell Etling Company (c) 2011