The Wallace Collection

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Napoleon's Tomb
  • Horace Vernet (1789 - 1863)
  • Napoleon's Tomb
  • France
  • 1821
  • Painting
  • Oil on canvas
  • Image size: 54 x 80.5 cm
    Object size: 85 x 111 x 14.5 cm
  • Signature: 'H. Vernet 1821.'
    Inscription: 'RIVOLI / PIRAMIDES / MARENGO / AUSTERLITZ / JENA / WAGRAM / MOSCOWA / MONTMIRAIL / LIGNY / WAT…'
  • P575
  • West Gallery III
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Jacques Lafitte, 26 October 1821; his sale, PAris, 15 December 1834, no. 28; Silvera.