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The painter Jacques-Louis David took some liberties
in immortalizing the event of the Coronation
of Napoleon. It is said that a bribe would get you a good spot in the painting and Napoleon's mother was not even present
at the Coronation -- Napoleon desired that she be painted in.
- 1. Napoleon. Behind Napoleon and seated
- 2. Pope
Pius VII. To the Pope's right
- 3. Cardinal Caprara. To Caprara's right
- 4. Cardinal Brasche. To Brasche's right
L'Abbe Raphael de Monachis. Directly behind Caprara and
Admiral Gravina (Ambassador to Spain). Next to Gravina
General Armstrong (Ambassador to the U.S.). Next to Armstrong
- 8. M. de
Marescalchi (Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy). Next to Marescalchi (in
Mohamed Sayd-Halet Effendi. Next to Effendi
Comte de Cobenzel (Ambassador to Austria). Figure
in the foreground to the Pope's left (wearing blue cape)
Marshal Brun. To Marshal Brun's right
- 12. Cambaceres. To Cambacere's right
- 13. Berthier. To Berthier's right
Talleyrand. To Talleyrand's right (son of Josephine)
- 15. Eugene Beauharnais. To Eugene's right
- 16. General Caulaincourt. To Caulaincourt's right
- 17. Marshal Bernadotte. In front of Bernadotte
Cardinal Fesch. In center of painting
Josephine. Cardinal in background between Napoleon and Josephine
Cardinal Caselli. Next to Cardinal Caselli
- 21. ? Next to ?
Comte Esteve. Next to Comte Esteve
General d'Harville. Next to d'Harville (holding
- 24. Marshal Murat. Next to Murat
- 25. Marshal Serurier. Next to Serurier
- 26. Marshal Moncey. Next to Moncey
- 27. Marshal Bessieres. Next to Bessieres
- 28. Marshal Soult. Next to Soult
- 29. M.
de Segur. Holding Josephine's train, (in foreground)
- 30. Mme.
de la Rochefoucauld. Next to her
- 31. Mme.
de la Valette. Behind the two women and below
Cardinal Belloy. The little boy (son of Louis
Napoleon- Charles. Row of women directly behind
the boy, (wife of Joseph Bonaparte)
Julie Clary. Next to her, (daughter of Josephing and wife of Louis Bonaparte)
Hortense. Next to her (Napoleon's sister)
- 36. Elisa
Bacciochi. Next to her (Napoleon's sister)
Pauline Bonaparte. Next to her (Napoleon's sister
and wife of Murat)
Caroline. Next to her (Napoleon's brother and Hortense's husband)
Louis Bonaparte. Next to him (Napoleon's
- 40. Joseph Bonaparte. Behind Cardinal Belloy
- 41. ? Next to ?
General Junot. Above Junot, slightly to the
- 43. M.
de Remusat. To the right and above Remusat, (with white feathers in hat)
Marshal Duroc. Also amongst this group
- 45. Marshal Kellerman.
- 46. Marshal Lefebvre.
Marshal Perignon. In balcony at center of the
painting (Napoleon's mother)
- 48. Madame Mere. To her right
- 49. Mme.
de Fontages. Behind Mme. de Fontages and to her right
- 50. M.
de Cosse Brissac. Next to M. de Cosse-Brissac
- 51. M.
de La Ville. To the left of Madame Mere
- 52. Mme.
Soult. Behind Mme. Soult and to her right
General Beaumont. Directly above Madame Mere in
the next tier
Vien. To his left in first row
- 55. Le
Brun. Next to Le Brun
Gretry. And finally -- in the second row, above and to the right of Vien,
the man second from last (in black jacket and white collar)
Jacques-Louis David -- the artist who painted this.
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