FOCUS: Napoleon, from the screen to the Museum!
With the release of British filmmaker Ridley Scott’s new feature film, Napoleon, Emperor Napoleon Bonaparte once again takes centre stage. From film critic to viewer over historian: everybody has an opinion on the subject. The Emperor seems to be omnipresent...
And here as well! To mark the occasion, we took one of our most beautiful treasures out of storage: an exceptional portrait painted in 1812 by Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson (1767-1824), student of the great painter David.