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A mysterious bronze death mask of the French Emperor, Napoleon, offers a macabre look at the time of his death in exile on the remote Atlantic island of St’s. So far away.
The mask was cast from a mould made shortly after Napoleon’s death, according to the New Orleans gallery, M. S. Rau Antiques, which has been selling the rare artifacts for $34,500. Napoleon, who was exiled to the united kingdom from the St. Helena-after his defeat at the Battle of Waterloo, passed away on May 5, 1821.
The 250th anniversary of Napoleon’s birth, Aug. 15.
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It is the story of how the cast was made, however, it has been the source of some debate.
A bronze death mask is in the collection of the New Orleans gallery, M. S. Rau Antiques. M. S. Rau Antiques)
“There is still some controversy about who was in the original “age cast” of the deposed emperor, lay, M. S. Rau Antiques on our web site. Whereas in the past it was thought that Napoleon’s personal physician, Dr. Francesco Antommarchi, removed the original plaster-of-Paris cast, it is now thought that the cast was taken by a British army doctor, Francis Burton, May 7, 1821.
After setting it to dry, he reluctantly confided to Madame Bertrand, who had been a member of Napoleon’s court and shared his exile, in order to keep up it was dry enough to pack away,” says M. S. Rau. “Alas, Madame Bertrand had no intention of giving this valuable item is up to you, and all, but the rear third of the screen, before returning to France to be with her.”
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“Madame Bertrand is presumed to have been given the mask of islam. Antommarchi, who then had to go through the bronze and plaster casts, all the while he was living in France,” in M. S. Rau has been added to it.
A portrait of Napoleon Bonaparte (1769 – 1821) as Emperor Napoleon 1 of France on 1 June 1815 in Paris, France. An engraving by Samuel Freeman from a painting by Paul Delaroche.
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The mask is inscribed “to Dr. F. Antommarchi,” and “Fondu Par L. Richard et Quesnel A Paris”, a reference to the Paris foundry of Louis-Marie, Richard, and His Quesnel, where the mask was cast.
While Napoleon was initially buried on St’s. So far away, and his remains were returned to France in 1840 and interred in the Invalides in Paris, france.
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The death mask is one of a number of Napoleon bonaparte’s death mask, cast in the original. The most famous of which is the Louisiana State Museum’s Cabildo in New Orleans, louisiana, in accordance with M. S. Rau Antiques.
Napoleon bonaparte (1769 – 1821), looking out to sea, on the island of St. Helena where he was exiled from 1815 until his death. Original Artwork: Engraving by Coombe, after a painting by BR Haydon.
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The New Orleans gallery also has a desk used by Napoleon at St. She is in her collection.
One of the most important figures in the history of europe, Napoleon, continues to be a source of fascination. Last year, it is a very rare bicorne, or two-pointed hat, which was worn by the French leader at the Battle of Waterloo has been sold at an auction for about $325,000.
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The buttons of the uniforms worn by the soldiers in Napoleon’s army that invaded Russia, and were recently discovered in Lithuania.
A file photo of Frenchman Frank Samson is taking part in the re-enactment of the battle of Ligny, the French Emperor, Napoleon I, during the bicentennial celebrations of the Battle of Waterloo, at Ligny, Belgium, June 14, 2015.
In a separate project, archaeologists have recently discovered the amputated limb of the site of a field hospital used in the Battle of Waterloo.
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The first is the complete Battle of Waterloo, the skeleton has been identified in 2015 as a German soldier.
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