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General Bonaparte before the Council of Five Hundred

LE COUP D' ETAT - Le general Bonaparte au Conseil des Cinq-Cents or General Bonaparte surrounded by members of the Council of 500 during the 18 Brumaire Coup-de-Etat / by Francois BOUCHOT 1840


Napoleon in the Prison of Nice in 1794 Edward Matthew Ward English Heritage, The Wellington Collection, Apsley House


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Portrait of the Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte, by Alexandre Benoit Jean Dufay, Casanova.

File:Alexandre Benoit Jean Dufay, Casanova (Paris Portrait of the Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte.

Joséphine, épouse de Napoléon

Napoleon and Josephine, The reception for Napoleón I, Isola Bella, in the Fifth years of his reign. Dipinto raffigurante Napoleone con la prima moglie Giuseppina di Beauharnais by Sconosciuto.

"Entrevue de Napoléon Ier et de François II après la bataille d'Austerlitz" by Antoine-Jean Gros

Entrevue de Napoléon Ier et de François II après la bataille × 380 см,Версаль.

Jean-Auguste Dominique INGRES 1780-1867 : Napoléon Bonaparte en 1er Consul, 1804, hst, 227x147, Musee de l'armee, Paris

Bonaparte, First Consul, by Ingres. Posing the hand inside the waistcoat was often used in portraits of rulers to indicate calm and stable leadership.


This painting of Napoleon by Édouard Detaille has hilariously bad bodily proportions, torso and legs

Installation du Conseil d'Etat au Palais du Petit-Luxembourg le 25 décembre 1799.

Le Conseil d'Etat, sommet de l'appareil administratif

Stock Photo - Napoleon, Cambaceres, and Lebrun as Consuls after the French Revolution, Paris, 1799

The Crusaders began their assault on Jerusalem the morning of July 15, 1099, it was just a matter of time before they overcame the Muslim defenses.

This Day in History: July 15th

Medieval illustration of the capture of Jerusalem during the First Crusade, 1099

Mr. Guillotin proposing his machine to the National Assembly for executions (1791) (via French Revolution Digital Archive)

14,000 Images of the French Revolution Released Online

The French Revolution Digital Archive, a partnership between Stanford University and the Bibliothèque nationale de France, was announced this week with some high-resolution images.

Napoléon à Grenoble, lors du Vol de l'Aigle, en mars 1815

Hugues Merle (French, The Eagle's Flight Oil on canvas 51 X 35 in. Christies, NY 23 APR The Eagle's Flight.

Congress of Vienna- a conference of ambassadors of European states chaired by Austrian statesman Klemens Wenzel von Metternich, and held in Vienna from September 1814 to June 1815.[1] The objective of the Congress was to settle the many issues arising from the French Revolutionary Wars, the Napoleonic Wars, and the dissolution of the Holy Roman Empire.

The Congress of Vienna confirmed its hold over Poland; Polish nationalist revolts during the were brutally suppressed.

"Consecration of the Emperor Napoleon I and Coronation of the Empress Josephine in the Cathedral of Notre-Dame de Paris on 2 December 1804" by Jacques-Louis David (1806-1807). "The renowned French Neoclassical painter Jacques-Louis David captures all the grandeur of the Napoleonic reign. Packed with celebrities, including Pope Pius VII and the painter himself, this monumental work is 10 meters wide by 6 meters tall—a magnificent record of French history."

The 15 Greatest Masterpieces At The Louvre